Instructions

Please note: The 2020 grant deadline has been extended until June 4, 2020 at 4:00pm.
All online applications must be submitted by this deadline. Additionally, all supporting documents must be uploaded onto a USB and be received by the Historic Trust no later than 4:00pm on June 4, 2020. If you have questions or concerns about your 2020 grant application, please reach out to NJHT staff directly. 
 
Please read the following information carefully before starting the application.
 
This is the application for Heritage Tourism Grants ONLY. Visit the Preserve NJ page of our website for links to the Capital and Historic Site Management applications. 
 
We recommend that you download a Word doc or PDF of the application, prepare your answers offline, then return to the online application and copy and paste your answers.
 
Heritage Tourism Application (Word doc)
 
Heritage Tourism Application (PDF)
 
Creating a login is optional but highly recommended so that you can save and return to your application.
 
Make sure to SAVE as you go. If you hit the back button or exit the browser before hitting save, your answers may be lost. 
 
If you are unable to complete the application online, or if you have problems with the application, contact NJ Historic Trust staff at njht@dca.nj.gov or (609) 984-0473. 
 
Do not wait until the last minute! Start early to avoid missing the deadline. 
 
In addition to the online application, you will need to submit a USB drive of supporting documentation to the Trust office by the application deadline. See the Grant Guidelines for delivery instructions. A checklist for supporting documents is included at the end of this online application and can also be downloaded here.
 
Online applications and USB drives are due by 4:00 pm on June 4, 2020, no exceptions.
 
Read the Grant Guidelines carefully before applying. The guidelines include important information about eligible applicants and activities, criteria for evaluation, schedule for review, and more. 
 

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