Municipalities and nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations may apply for $500 sponsorships for events that promote or celebrate the distinctive historic, cultural, or recreational resources throughout the Canalway Corridor. Events that actively include or serve people with disabilities or people from under-served populations are encouraged to apply.
Applications are due by April 16th, 2021 and events must take place from May 1st through October 31st, 2021. A minimum one-to-one match is required. Eligible events must comply with New York State COVID-19 guidelines.
For instructions and an online application, visit the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor website.
Photo of canal event in Waterford courtesy Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor.