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Funding Opportunity Number:
Mar 26, 2010
Mar 26, 2010
Original Closing Date for Applications:
Sep 09, 2010
Current Closing Date for Applications:
Sep 09, 2010
Oct 09, 2010
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Category of Funding Activity:
Humanities (see "Cultural Affairs" in CFDA)
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National Historical Publications and Records Grants
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement:
Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Private institutions of higher education
Additional Information on Eligibility:
These SNAP grants are awarded only to State Historical Records Advisory Boards (SHRAB) in each state, or to the state agency responsible for the SHRAB, ordinarily the state archives. Another state agency, or a non-profit organization, such as a foundation or university, acting on behalf of the designated state agency may apply. States also include the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and United States territories.
Ineligible applications will not be reviewed.
National Archives and Records Administration
The National Historical Publications and Records Commission seeks proposals to strengthen archives and historical records programs in each of the states and build a national archival network. The Commission awards grants to State Historical Records Advisory Boards to:
* Provide statewide archival services, including professional education, public information about records and archival programs, and other activities to implement state plans.
* Operate grant programs for eligible archives, manuscript repositories, and other organizations within a state.
* Collaborate on projects with other organizations to address common problems or shared opportunities within a state or among a consortium of state archives.
* Assess the health of archival and records programs, the conditions of records, and the challenges and opportunities facing historical records keepers and users; and to implement strategies and programs to address pressing archival issues.
* Hold meetings and public forums on statewide or national archival issues.
* Participate in national archival organizations.