[Preservenw] NEH Preservation Assistance Grants - May 15,
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Mon Apr 9 16:15:50 PDT 2007
NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE HUMANITIES
DIVISION OF PRESERVATION AND ACCESS
Preservation Assistance Grants for Smaller Institutions help small and
mid-sized institutions, such as libraries, museums, historical societies,
archival repositories, town and county records offices, and colleges,
improve their ability to preserve and care for their humanities
collections.. Awards of up to $5000 support preservation related
collection assessments, consultations, and workshops, and institutional
and collaborative disaster and emergency planning. Grants cover consultant
fees, workshop registration fees, related travel and per diem expenses,
and the costs of purchasing and shipping preservation supplies and
All applications to the NEH must be submitted through Grants.gov. See the
application guidelines for details.
The 2007 guidelines for Preservation Assistance Grants for Smaller
Institutions are available at
http://www.neh.gov/grants/guidelines/pag.html.. You will also find sample
project descriptions, sample narratives, and a list of frequently asked
questions. The deadline for applications is May 15, 2007.
Small and mid-sized institutions that have never received an NEH grant are
especially encouraged to apply.
For more information, contact the staff of NEH's Division of Preservation
and Access at 202-606-8570 and preservation at neh.gov .
Elizabeth Joffrion Senior Program Officer Division of Preservation and
Access National Endowment for the Humanities 1100 Pennsylvania Ave.
NWWashington, DC 20506 202-606-8570 (fax) 202-606-8639
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