FAQs for current grantees

Many grantees have similar questions.  We have listed some of the more common questions below.  If you have any questions that are not covered here, or would like further clarification on something discussed below, please feel free to contact the Grants Office at 202-588-6277, or email us at Grants@SavingPlaces.org.

Q. Is a match required?

A. Yes, a dollar for dollar cash match is required.  Evidence of this match must be shown when you submit your final report.

Q. How long do I have to complete my project?

A. Projects must be completed within one year of the date that you received the original funding. 

Q. How do I submit my final report on line?

A. If you were you awarded your grant any time after October 2012, your final report must be submitted online.  Go here, log in using the same information you used when you applied for the grant, and fill out the assigned follow up form.  If you have any further questions, please call the grants office at 202-588-6277.

Q. How do I request an extension?

A. If you believe that you need an extension to complete your project, please email Grants@SavingPlaces.org, describe the progress you have made to this point on the project, what stands in the way of moving forward with the project, and when you anticipate that the project will be completed.  We will follow up with you within two weeks of receiving your email. 

Q. What do I do if I have funds remaining after completing the grant project?

A. If you have grant funds remaining after completing your project, please call the grants office at 202-588-6277 to let us know.  Then mail a check made out to “The National Trust for Historic Preservation” to:

National Trust for Historic Preservation
Attn: Grants Office
1785 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036