This grant is for qualifying not-for-profit and local government cemeteries and helps defray costs of exceptional cemetery maintenance or training cemetery personnel in the maintenance and operation of cemeteries. Eligible applicants shall be cemetery operators properly registered with REPL, be a documented not-for-profit entity under the IRS tax code and be in compliance with any applicable endowment and/or preneed cemetery merchandise and services trust accounts. The application period opens every year in July. The current application period is now closed. The next application period will be announced via the Division's website and via email. You may sign-up for the email list here.

Contact: Laura A. Monick at (614) 466-5384 or CemeteryGrants@com.state.oh.us.