2018 NRHS Heritage Grants Awards

 

The National Railway Historical Society (NRHS) has announced eight recipients of its annual Heritage Grants Program. The 2018 heritage grant awards total $21,000. The recipients are not for proft organizations, including historical societies, museums, and a NRHS Chapter.

This year’s grants were awarded to the following recipients:

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Heritage Grants
Since 1991, the National Railway Historical Society has been giving away annual matching grants for projects which preserve, research, educate, or publish railway history.
RailCamp
The NRHS's annual RailCamp program offers a unique opportunity to high school students providing hands-on training in one of America's oldest and most important industries. During the one-week program campers will learn about railroad history, preservation, maintenance, operations and experience firsthand how to couple rail cars together, to inspect equipment and help to maintain steam and diesel locomotives.

Join The NRHS in Cumberland in 2018!

The NRHS 2018 Convention will be held in Cumberland, MD. The dates are Tuesday, August 8th through Sunday, August 12th.

New: on-line registration and registration materials are now available.

The Ramada Cumberland Downtown will be the convention headquarters. The hotel room rate is $72 plus taxes per night for a single or a double room. Attendees must make their reservations by July 24, 2018.

Please go to the Convention page for more information.

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