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Romer Shoal lighthouse suffered damage from Sandy
Sandy Disaster Relief Grants for Historic Properties

Purpose Statement
The purpose of the Sandy Disaster Relief Grants for Historic Properties is to provide repairs to historic and archaeological resources that were impacted by Hurricane Sandy. Only storm-related damage is eligible for grant assistance.

Program History
On behalf of the National Park Service, the New Jersey Historic Preservation Office offers grant assistance for the repair, restoration and rehabilitation of properties that were damaged by Hurricane Sandy and that are listed or eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places. The grant program is being administered by the NJ Historic Trust.

Quick Facts:

Eligible Applicants:

  • Certified non-profit organizations
  • Places of public accommodation
  • Entities of municipal and county government
  • **Religious properties now eligible for grants up to $150,000** Expression of Interest Forms from religious properties ONLY due by July 30, 2014 at 4 pm.

Ineligible Applicants:

  • Private home owners
  • Federal agencies
  • NJ State agencies

Round 1: Expression of Interest Form due June 30, 2014

Round 2: Religious properties ONLY may apply - Expression of Interest form due July 30, 2014 by 4 pm

Visit the Program Guidelines page for complete information.