The University of Iowa

Country School Grant Program
Event Category 

Apply for up to $5,000 in grant funding to assist in the preservation and maintenance of a one-room or two-room country school in Iowa. In addition to preservation efforts, grant funds may be used for historical interpretation or educational activities relating to the school. Priority is given to projects that include an educational component.

Who: Nonprofits, Governments, Tribes, Individuals, For-profits

What: Up to $5,000 with a required 1:1 match. 

When: Applications due May 3, 2021 for projects taking place July 1, 2021 - November 30, 2023

Monday, May 3, 2021 - 11:45pm
600 East Locust
Des Moines, IA 50319
Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs
Sponsoring Organization 
Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs
Event Contact Information 
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