Grants are intended to fund projects that meet at least one of the following criteria, which are described in order of priority:
Small Grants to protect cultural resources: Grants may also be awarded for projects related to cultural resources in the Highlands Region. A grant may address issues with both natural and cultural resource components. As referenced above, projects with both natural and cultural components will be reviewed under all aspects of the guidelines. Cultural resources reflect the process of human settlement and its interconnection with the natural environment. The types of resources include industrial, commercial, and below-ground archaeology as well as historic architectural sites. For sample project descriptions, see the URL for Full Text below.
Additional Geographic Information:For a list of the 88 Highlands municipalities, see http://njhighlandscoalition.org/municipalities/.