The National Trust for Historic Preservation has matching grant programs available for planning projects (not "bricks and mortar"). Applicants can include public agencies or non-profit organizations.
The deadline for applications is June 1. Interested parties can visit the website of the Midwest Office or contact Genell Scheurell, Senior Program Officer of the Midwest Office.
Arnold Weinfeld is director of strategic initiatives for the Michigan Municipal League. He can be reached at 517-908-0304 or by e-mail.