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BNHA Grant Programs

Heritage areas work to leverage heritage tourism to bring about economic development. Since 2009, BNHA has proudly distributed a total of $8,623,000 in grants to our community. Grant funding is a critical tool to enhance and preserve historic, cultural and natural resources. Numerous institutions within the heritage area have been strengthened by BNHA's various grant programs supported by city, state, and federal governments. Click below to learn more about the four grant programs available to non-profit organizations with projects located in the heritage boundary.

Grant ProgramNews and Updates

September 15, 2023

BNHA Grant Cycle is OPEN!

Small Capital and Neighborhood Placemaking Grants Now Open for Submissions

July 17, 2023

Organizations Within the Baltimore National Heritage Area To Receive Over $500K

Baltimore, MD (July 14, 2023) — Today, the Baltimore National Heritage Areas (BNHA) announced this year’s grant recipients for the Maryland Heritage Areas Authority (MHAA) and the Heritage Investment Grant Fund (HIG), supported by the National Park Service.

April 06, 2023

Press Release: Baltimore National Heritage Area Launches “2023 It’s a SNAP!” Baltimore Photo Contest

4/5/23 - A photography contest for photographers of varying levels of expertise to capture photographs that showcase the best of Baltimore.

March 09, 2021

Press Release: Neighborhood Placemaking Grant Winners 2021

3/9/21 - Seven grantees receive awards to improve the visitor experience in historic neighborhoods.

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Check out our grant investments in the last five years, by organization and grant program!