Museum Grant Program

SOLICITATION CLOSED

The Museum Grant Program solicitation is now closed. Proposals are no longer being accepted. Applicants moving forward in the evaluation process will be notified mid-July 2022 and awards are anticipated to be announced Winter 2022.

You may email MGPcoordinator@resources.ca.gov with questions.

This competitive grant program intends to solicit project proposals that assist theCalifornia Cultural and Historical Endowment (CCHE) in supporting and enhancing museums that are deeply rooted in, and reflective of, previously underserved communities and will give priority consideration to projects in museums:

  • severely affected by COVID-19; and
  • that serve underserved communities or students subject to Title 1 of the Federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act.

Approximately $47.5 million in specified General Fund dollars are available and may be awarded over multiple rounds depending on the competitive pool.

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STEP 3 RESOURCES

Sample Cost Estimate

Resolution Template

Sample Work Plan

California Department of Justice, Office of the Attorney General

California Secretary of State Business Search

DISADVANTAGED COMMUNITIES DETERMINATION RESOURCES

California State Parks Community FactFinder

Department of Water Resources Disadvantaged Communities Mapping Tool

SYSTEM FOR ONLINE APPLICATION REVIEW (SOAR)

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SOAR FAQs

SOAR User Manual

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