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Battlefield Land Acquisition Grant

National Park Service

Funding Amount


Matching Funds

50% match

Funding Cycle

Application Deadline is December 31, 2023


Assist state and local governments and, when applicable, their nonprofit partners acquire and preserve eligible Revolutionary War, War of 1812, and Civil War battlefield lands

Who Can Apply

- State and local government entities can apply. Nonprofit organizations often support the applicant in this effort
- The land must be at least 50% within the boundary of a Revolutionary War, War of 1812 or Civil War battlefield (Identified in the reports on webpage)
- Lands must be outside the boundaries of any National Park Service legislative boundary
- The grants require a dollar-for-dollar non-Federal match
- ABPP will give special thematic priority to applications that preserve and interpret historic sites associated with the American Revolutionary War in advance of the 250th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence in 2026

Additional Eligibility Requirements


Additional Information

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