As of Monday, July 20, 2020, the Washington State Archives branches in Olympia and Ellensburg are open to researchers by appointment only. For more information, please visit our page regarding the closure.
Local Records Grant Program
What Can Be Funded and How to Apply...
Agencies can apply for one of the following types of grant (per grant cycle):
Assistance with applying...
Email [email protected] if you would like help with planning your project and application.
How to Apply for a Local Records Grant Training Sessions
A recorded version of the "How to Apply for a Local Records Grant" webinar is also available.
*** The Local Records Grant Program has been paused while the Governor and the Legislature review the state budget impacts resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic ***
3rd Grant Cycle - List of Grants Awarded
May 29, 2020 - Projects completed and reimbursement requests submitted
2020-21 Grant Cycle
Jan 2, 2020 - Preparation help available
Mar 23, 2020 - Applications open
Apr 17, 2020 - Applications close
Apr 20 - Jun 30 - Application review
Jul 1, 2020 - Grants announced
Paused while the Governor and the Legislature review the state budget impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Previous Grant Cycles...
Local Governments Helped by Grants
Laws and Rules...
Archives Oversight Committee
Subscribe to Local Govt Updates to automatically receive updates on the grant program (as well as records retention schedules, training opportunities, and records management advice).
Phone: (360) 586-4901