MARAD Awards Maritime Heritage Preservation Grants

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By The Maritime Executive 05-12-2018 09:35:39

MARAD and the U.S. National Park Service announced $2.6 million in maritime heritage grants to assist funding 34 preservation and education projects on Friday. 

Since 2014, MARAD has provided more than $7 million in funding to support maritime heritage projects. The grants are funded through recycling of vessels from MARAD’s National Defense Reserve Fleet.