Historic Marker Grant Programs

About the Programs

Our signage grant programs span everything from commemorating New York State history and the National Register of Historic Places to celebrating folklore and women’s suffrage. Select one of the program options below to learn more and apply for signage grants. 

Our grants are open to all 501(c)(3) organizations, nonprofit academic institutions and local, state and federal government entities. Municipal historians or local historical organizations may apply for a marker on behalf of the property owner.

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New York State Historic Marker Grant Program

Commemorating New York State’s history

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Legends & Lore® Marker Grant Program

Celebrating folklore and legends across the U.S.

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Ohio Historical Markers Grant Program

Recognizing history in the Buckeye State

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Historic Transportation Canals Marker Grant Program

Commemorating historic transportation canals

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National Register Signage Grant Program

Providing signage for National Register sites

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National Women’s Suffrage Marker Program

Celebrating women’s suffrage nationwide

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Browse our database and map to locate markers and plaques.

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