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Guidance for Grants Projects

Front cover of Guidance for Grant Projects 2016

This guide will help you apply for grant funding from Historic England through the Heritage Protection Commissions Programme. It is written for those considering an application for funding. It will provide you with information on how to apply, the approval process and the management of your project to its conclusion.

This updates our Guidance for Grants Projects published in 2015.

It is one of two guidance documents to assist in the preparation of an application for grant funding or a tender for projects where Historic England has issued a project brief. The other document is: Guidance for Tendered Projects.


1. Preparing your application
2. Preparing your detailed project design (PD)
3. Agreeing and carrying out your project
4. Completing your project
5. Editorial work
6. Publication Grants
7. Storage Grants
8. Digital Archiving
9. Online access to OASIS
10, Research Council applications
11. National Planning Policy Framework assistance cases
12. Complaints procedure
Appendix 1 - Application documentation
Appendix 2 - Progress documentation
Appendix 3 - Guidance on disseminating and publishing your work 

Additional Information

  • Series: Guidance
  • Publication Status: Completed
  • Pages: 39
  • Product Code: HEAG065


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