Collin County Historical Commission
Myers Park & Event Center
7117 County Road 166
McKinney, TX 75071
972-548-4792 (Myers Park)
972-424-1460 ext. 4792 (Metro)
972-547-5743 (Fax)

Historical Grant Program

For All Historical Groups. Great and Small

Historical Grant Program

The Collin County Historical Commission’s Historical Grant Program started in 2009.

Its purpose is to give Collin County historical organizations an opportunity to receive funds to support heritage events, projects and programs.

The historical organizations must be members of the Collin County Historical Coalition and must have 501(c)3 or 501(c)13 status.

2021 Grant Calendar

FY 2021-2022 Grant Cycle: The 2021-2022 Collin County Historical Commission Grant Funding Program review process will follow this calendar. (Click here for printable calendar.)

​Saturday, Jan. 9​Public notice of grant funding opportunities: Applications available at the County Coalition Meeting and on CCHC webpage.
​Thursday, Feb. 4

Orientation Meeting by Zoom. Attendance is Mandatory. Feb. 4, 2021, from 3 to 5 P.M.

Zoom Instructions

​Monday, Feb. 22 to Friday, Mar. 26

​Applications accepted. Applications may be sent by mail or email.

Email documents to:

with subject "Historical Grant"

Friday, Mar. 26

​Grant Application Deadline is 4:00 p.m.


​Monday, Mar. 29 to Thursday, Apr. 22​Applications are forwarded to Collin County Historical Commision Grant Funding Standing Committee members. Members study grant requests and contact applicats in additional information is required.
​Thursday, Apr. 29​The Collin County Historical Commission Grant Funding Standing Committee will make initial recommendations to the Collin County Historical Commission at the regular monthly meeting. The Historical Commission will vote on final recommendations tot he Commissioners Court. All meetings are open to the general public.
​MayHistorical Commission recommendations regarding funding will be placed on one of the May agendas of the Collin County Commissioners Court for approval. It is recommended that all grant applicants be present.
​May​The applican will be notified of the court's action. The grantee must follow county procurement and spending procedures in the use of the grant funds. Funding period will extend from July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022.

2021 Grant Program Application Package

Final Project Summary and Funding Report


Historical Grants Awarded by Year:

2009-2018 Grant Awards Summary

2016-2017 Grant Recipients

2015-2016 Grant Recipients

2014-2015 Grant Recipients

2013-2014 Grant Recipients

2012-2013 Grant Recipients

2011-2012 Grant Recipients

2010-2011 Grant Recipients

2009-2010 Grant Recipients