MSNHA Announcements

Happy 200th birthday, Alabama!

Alabama begins celebrating its bicentennial this year with exhibits, educational opportunities, workshops, presentations, statewide initiatives and plenty of family activities. Want to volunteer? Check out for all of the details as well as an updated list of events and ways to participate.

Deadline for grant applications is April 3

MSNHA is accepting applications for its community grant awards for amounts from $1,000 to $10,000 per project. Deadline for applications to be emailed to MSNHA is 5 p.m. Monday, April 3. Grant guidelines, FAQ, application and other documents are under the "About" tab on this website. Questions? Email

UNA names interim director for the Heritage Area

Dr. Carolyn Barske, assistant professor of history, is MSNHA's new interim director as oversight for the Heritage Area moves to UNA's College of Arts and Sciences. Check our website, Facebook page & other social media and sign up for our newsletter so you don't miss any updates on new programs & projects.