200 Alabama Bicentennial

Celebrating Alabama’s 200th birthday2017 2018 2019

The Alabama Bicentennial Commission is awarding grants to support local and statewide efforts to commemorate the state's 200th anniversary. Grants will be awarded at the community and county level on a rolling basis up to November 15, 2017, or until all funds are committed. Only one grant per community or county will be awarded.

Community Grants
•    Grant amount: up to $2500 (up to 60 grants at $2500 = $150,000)
•    Purpose: to fund bicentennial-related events, projects, and activities in communities
•    Who can apply: municipal governments, 501c3 organizations, or local bicentennial committees
•    Requirements: support of local bicentennial committee with resolution on file and local municipal government

County Grants
•    Grant amount: up to $5000 (up to 30 grants at $5000 = $150,000)
•    Purpose: to fund bicentennial-related events, projects, and activities in a county
•    Who can apply: county commission offices, 501c3 organizations, or local bicentennial committees
•    Requirements: support of local bicentennial committee with resolution on file and local county government

Applications are closed for 2017.