Maritime Washington Grant Program: Interpretation Grants Application

In this inaugural cycle, the Maritime Washington Grant Program will support projects related to the planning and implementation of interpretation initiatives centered on maritime heritage. The primary purpose of this program is to support projects that share diverse stories from, increase visibility of, and encourage public engagement with Washington’s maritime heritage, past and present. Before applying, please review details about this program’s requirements and eligibility in our Program Guide. If you have any questions about this application, we encourage you to check out the video walk-through on our FAQs page, join Maritime Washington staff for virtual office hours on November 30 (register here), or contact us at [email protected].

All applications must be submitted via the online form linked below.

To avoid losing your work, please plan to submit your application in one sitting. Before you start the online application, you will need:

Applications will remain open until 6:00 pm on December 15, 2023. This application should take you no more than two to three hours to complete. For any additional questions or support, please contact the Grant Administrators at [email protected].

The mission of the Maritime Washington National Heritage Area is to support a network that strengthens the maritime community and connects people with the stories, experiences, resources, and cultures of our state’s saltwater shores and waterways. The Maritime Washington Grant Program is one of the ways in which we are working to achieve this mission. To learn more about the other ways in which we are working to achieve this mission, please explore our website: