CHARLESTON, W.Va. - The
West Virginia Division of Culture and History (WVDCH) has set Sept. 1, 2017 as
the deadline for applications for the second round of FY2018 Cultural
Facilities and Capital Resource (CFCR) grants. The grant program is open
to nonprofit arts and history organizations and agencies of county or municipal
government, including school boards.
grant funds can be used for the renovation, construction and acquisition of
real property, including alterations needed to comply with Section 504 of the
1974 Rehabilitation Act or 2010 Americans with Disabilities Act. The
grants can be used for projects that will be completed between Oct. 1, 2017 and
June 30, 2018.
are encouraged, but not required, to submit a letter of intent to the Arts
Section of the WVDCH, postmarked no later than July 1, 2017.
Organizations applying for the grant may submit a draft for review, postmarked
Aug. 1, 2017. The grant application must be postmarked by Sept. 1, 2017
and successful applicants will be notified by Oct. 1, 2017.
a complete list of guidelines, eligibility requirements and applications, visit