Department of Housing & Community Development

Grants and Financial Incentives

Historic Preservation Grants

If your municipality or non-profit organization owns a historic building, you may be eligible to apply for a Historic Preservation Grant to assist with the cost of repairing and maintaining the structure.

Historic Preservation Barn Grants

If you own a historic agricultural building, you may be eligible to apply for a Barn Grant to assist with the cost of repairing and maintaining the structure.

Certified Local Government Grants

The Certified Local Government (CLG) program provides an opportunity to help local governments integrate historic preservation concerns with local planning decisions.

Funding Directory For Historic Preservation Projects in Vermont

The Division for Historic Preservation maintains a Funding Directory for Historic Preservation Projects in Vermont.

Federal and State Tax Credits

Federal and state rehabilitation tax credits stimulate private investment, repair historic buildings and breathe new life into many of Vermont’s Designated Downtowns and Village Centers. Projects range from small bed and breakfasts and rental apartments to multi-million dollar downtown redevelopments.