Exhibit Sponsorship Program

This program, funded by the Oregon State Capitol Foundation, allows organizations to tell more stories and share them with the community.

The Capitol History Gateway Exhibit Sponsorship Program supports Oregon public and nonprofit museums and organizations to produce an exhibit that meets one or both of the following goals:

  • Increase participation in Oregon's democracy, and/or
  • Increase interest in Oregon's history, and especially in the history of government.

Application Cycle Closes January 31
Awards in the next cycle are for virtual exhibits programmed between July 2024 to June 2025, and displayed physically at the Capitol in 2026.​


Awardees: If you are awarded a sponsorship by the Oregon State Capitol Foundation, you will be responsible for filling out the status reports below:​​

Current Sponsorship Winners and Upcoming Virtual Exhibits:

  • Caralyn B. Shelton: Oregon's First Woman Governor, Willamette Heritage Center
  • T.D. Keizur - A Willamette Farmer's Legacy, Keizer Heritage Museum