Grant Programs

Valerie Sivinski Fund

The Valerie Sivinski Fund is the Washington Trust’s annual grant program that provides up to $2,000 in funding to organizations engaged in historic preservation around our state. Grant applications are due Tuesday, October 15, 2019. More info.


Heritage Barn Initiative

Owners of structures listed on the Heritage Barn Register are eligible to apply for matching grants to support the stabilization and rehabilitation of Washington’s historic agricultural buildings. Grant applications are due Wednesday, October 23, 2019. The Heritage Barn Initiative is a program of the Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation. More info.


Historic Cemetery Grant Program

Capital grants are available to go toward the preservation of Washington’s historic cemeteries, allowing them to continue to serve their communities, and honoring the military veterans buried within them. Grant applications are due Wednesday, October 23, 2019. The Historic Cemetery Grant Program is a program of the Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation. More info.


Historic County Courthouse Grant Program

Grant opportunities are available to aid in the rehabilitation of the 33 historic county courthouses in the state that are still in use as courthouses. The Historic County Courthouse Grant Program is a program of the Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation. More info.


Issaquah Historic Property Grants

A one-time “bricks and mortar” historic building grant program that provides matching funds for the rehabilitation of landmarked properties within Issaquah city limits. Funds were provided by the City of Issaquah as mitigation for adverse effects to the Anderson Farmstead. More info.