California Museum Grant Program

In 2013, Governor Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 482, which authorized creation of a specified competitive grant program, to support small capital projects in museums including the acquisition of real property, or construction projects at museum facilities or venues.

SOLICITATION NOW CLOSED

We are no longer accepting applications. If you would like to stay informed about future funding opportunities, please sign up for our mailing list. Submitted applications are currently undergoing review.

 

Snoopy Plate Proceeds from the new Snoopy Special Interest License Plate are planned to fund the program in future years. Click here to purchase your Snoopy License Plate and support California museums!

 

GUIDELINES AND APPLICATION ARE AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD HERE

FORMS AND TEMPLATES

Application Checklist Match Requirements and Form
Proposal Narrative In-Kind Contributions Form
Resolution Environmental Review Compliance Form
Certification Letter Disadvantaged Population Form
Work Plan Instructions and Chart Land Tenure/Property Data Sheet
Cost Estimate (Development) Permit Approval Status Form
Cost Estimate (Acquisition) Willing Seller Template

 

 

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Quick Links

Grant Program Updates and Solicitations

System for Online Application Review (SOAR)

References for Grantees

Subscribe

  • Click here to Sign-up for the CNRA Bonds and Grants ListServ.
  • Click here to Sign-up for the Museum Grant Program ListServ.

Staff

Chief
  • Polly Escovedo
Program Managers Grant Administrators Grant Coordinators