SCHS Grant Program

The Sangamon County Historical Society invites grant applications to fund historic projects within the county that carry out its mission, which is to "preserve and promote the history of Sangamon County". 

Groups and Individuals are invited to apply for grants of up to $1,000 for projects that will expand the historic knowledge of people, events, places, and activities in the county. 

Please download the application, and return it by April 26, 2019. Recipients will be announced at the Sangamon County Historical Society's Annual Meeting in June. 

Completed forms can be submitted online or mailed to:
Sangamon County Historical Society
Special Projects Committee
P. O. Box 9744
Springfield, IL 

For more information, contact the Sangamon County Historical Society at 217-525-1961.

Click here to download application form for Special Projects Grants. (MS Word .doc file format)