National Archives and Records Administration
07/13/21 11:59 PM ET
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, agencies, IHEs, and Native American entities for initiatives to increase access to historical information. Applicants must submit a preliminary proposal and complete required registrations prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended for projects that promote access to America's historical records to encourage understanding of US democracy, history, and culture.
The National Historical Publications and Records Commission seeks projects that will significantly improve public discovery and use of major historical records collections. The Commission is especially interested in collections of America’s early legal records, such as the records of colonial, territorial, county, and early statehood and tribal proceedings that document the evolution of the nation’s legal history.
All types of historical records are eligible, including documents, photographs, born-digital records, and analog audio and moving images. Projects may:
The NHPRC welcomes collaborative projects, particularly for bringing together related records from multiple institutions. Projects that address significant needs in the field and result in replicable and scalable approaches will be more competitive. Organizations are also encouraged to actively engage the public in the work of the project.
GrantWatch ID#: 169900
Up to five grants
Between $100,000 and $350,000
NHPRC support begins no earlier than January 1, 2022. A grant is for one to three years.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Applicants may consult with the Deputy Director, Lucy Barber (firstname.lastname@example.org), during both the preliminary and full proposal project phases.
If you have difficulty accessing the full announcement electronically, please contact:
Jeff de la Concepcion, Grant Information Specialist
GRANTS.GOV Applicant Support
The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration
1-86-NARA-NARA or 1-866-272-6272
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