Grants

Valerie Sivinski Fund

A program of the Washington Trust that provides up to $2,000 in funding to organizations engaged in historic preservation around our state. 

Third Places Fund

Grants to foster economic development in rural communities by funding capital preservation projects for historic sites used as Third Places.

Heritage Barn Grants

Matching grants to support the stabilization and rehabilitation of historic agricultural buildings listed on the Washington Heritage Barn Register.

Historic Cemetery Grants

Grants to preserve historic cemeteries so they may continue to serve their communities and honor military veterans.

Historic County Courthouse Grants

Grants to aid in the rehabilitation of the 33 historic county courthouses in the state that are still in use as courthouses.

Seattle Historic Waterfront Grants

A one-time grant to support either seismic retrofit planning or facade improvements for historic buildings along Seattle’s waterfront.

Issaquah Historic Property Grants

A one-time grant program for the rehabilitation of landmarked properties within Issaquah city limits.


The Third Places Fund as well as the Heritage Barn, Historic Cemetery, and Historic County Courthouse Grants are programs of the Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation, managed under contract by the Washington Trust for Historic Preservation.