The South Australian History Fund (SAHF) is open for applications in 2018.

The SAHF is an annual grant program offered by the History Trust of South Australia and intended to support the production and sharing of South Australia’s history. Total funding available this year is $50,000.

Funds for History 2018

Funding up to $5,000 per grant is available to undertake:
• specific community-focussed projects that explore, interpret or preserve aspects of South Australian history and make history accessible to the public
• publication of both academic histories and more popular forms of historical writing
• research by established and emerging historians that makes a significant contribution to the body of knowledge about, or understanding of, South Australian history.

You can apply online using the history grants application form (click here).

Applications are open from Friday 29 June to Friday 10 August 2018.

Funding of up to $500 per grant is available to assist organisations to provide appropriate skills development training or activities for their workers

For these grants please apply through the skills grants application form (click here).

Applications close 5pm Friday 10 August 2018.

For full SAHF Grant Guidelines click here.

For a list of Frequently Asked Questions and answers click here.

Enquiries to the History Trust’s community history officers can be made at

2017/18 South Australian History Fund

A full list of last year’s grant recipients is available here – SAHF Projects Supported 2017-18