North Carolina Science Museums Grant Program

The NC Science Museums Grant Program provides operational support to eligible museums across North Carolina. Awards are given to eligible applicants based on criteria set forth by state government per G.S. 143B-135.227. Award amounts will be determined by the following criteria: 1. When compared to other museum applicants: a. Are located in counties that are more economically distressed according to the annual rankings prepared by the Department of Commerce pursuant to G.S. 143B-437.08(c). b. Generate a larger portion of their operating funds from non-State revenue. c. Have a higher attendance-to-population ratio. 2. Partner with other museums in the State to share exhibits, programs, or other activities. 3. Are not located in close proximity to other science or STEM education museums.

Museum of Natural Sciences
Grant Contact:
Nicole Coscolluela
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