Diver recording on HMS Colossus.  HMS Colossus was a 74 gun warship built in 1787 at Gravesend and wrecked off Samson in the Scillies in 1798.
Diver recording on HMS Colossus © Kevin Camidge
Diver recording on HMS Colossus © Kevin Camidge

Heritage Protection Commissions Calls for Proposals

Coronavirus (Covid-19)

We know this is a challenging and unprecedented time and our priority in the coming months is to ensure that we continue to support all who work in the heritage sector.

Information for existing grant recipients

Heritage Protection Commissions (HPC) funds projects in response to specific calls for proposals that directly address the priorities outlined in Historic England's Corporate Plan.


All calls for proposals will be listed below. Please check this page regularly for updates.

Calls for proposals

Project No: 7639 Aerial investigation and mapping to enhance local authority Historic Environment Records and address research agendas

Historic England Corporate Plan Strategic Objective: Investing in knowledge creation, skills and organisations (including English Heritage Trust) where our help is most needed.

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 30 November

Project No: 7829 Data Supply and Reconciliation between the National Record of the Historic Environment and Historic Environment Records (Year 3)

Historic England Corporate Plan Strategic Objective: Expanding the digital availability of our assets to improve both access to our resources and users’ experience of them.

Closing date for applications: This is an open call and we are still receiving applications.

You can download application guidance here.

Help and advice is available from the Heritage Protection Commissions Team (HPCT). Please see our contact details below.

Heritage Protection Commissions

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