New Funding Opportunities

The National Historical Publications and Records Commission is now open for applications for five programs in 2021.

Archives Collaboratives
For projects to plan and develop a working collaborative designed to enhance the capacity of small and diverse organizations with historical records collections.
Final Deadline: June 9, 2021

Access to Historical Records: Major Initiatives
For projects that will significantly improve public discovery and use of major historical records collections. This program has two phases. You must submit a Preliminary Proposal. Selected applicants will then be invited to submit a Final Proposal.
Preliminary Proposal Deadline: February 25, 2021
Final Deadline: July 13, 2021

State Board Programming Grants
For projects that strengthen the nation’s archival network through activities undertaken by state historical records advisory boards.
Final Deadline: June 9, 2021

Institutes for Historical Editing
For projects to develop and administer basic and advanced Institutes for Historical Editing.
Final Deadline: June 9, 2021

Publishing Historical Records in Documentary Editions
For projects to publish documentary editions of historical records. This program has two deadline options:
Final Deadline: June 9, 2021
Final Deadline: October 7, 2021

To find out more about these Grant Opportunities, go to

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