Applications are being accepted for the Mercer County Division of Culture and Heritage’s Local Arts Program (LAP) grants and Mercer County History Regrants. Applications are due by Friday, September 24, and can be accessed online at

Mercer County-based nonprofits, libraries, units of local government, and institutions of higher education offering arts programming and events are eligible to apply for LAP grants. History Regrants support eligible county-based nonprofit historic societies, history organizations, government entities, schools, libraries, and other nonprofits offering local historic programming and events. Both programs offer either general operating or special project support.

Proposed projects to be funded through this fiscal year 2022 round of grants must take place during the calendar year 2022.

Interested organizations are encouraged to review the online guidelines about eligibility and contact Tricia Fagan at To request a hard copy of either grants package, contact Lisa Tramo at

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