08 June 2015

NHPRC Awards 33 Grants for Historical Records Projects

We always like to share when NARA awards grants!  Preservation and improved access benefit us al. Here is the latest news ...

Washington, DC…Archivist of the United States David S. Ferriero has awarded 33 grants totaling $3,066,505 for historical records projects in 19 states and the District of Columbia. The National Archives grants program is carried out through the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC). The complete list of new grants is available online.

Grants went to 16 documentary editing projects to publish the papers of key American figures, including Jane Addams, Walt Whitman, Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglass, Martin Luther King, Jr., Eleanor Roosevelt, Thomas Edison, the Civil War Governors of Kentucky, and the Presidential Recordings project ...

Full list of grants awarded.

Editor's Note: The current crop of Grant Opportunities have deadlines ranging from 17 June to 8 October 2015.  Full details here. [added 1:34pm 060815]

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