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BOOK
CONSERVATION
PAPER
CONSERVATION
PHOTOGRAPH
CONSERVATION
IMAGING
SERVICES
AUDIO
PRESERVATION
PRESERVATION
TRAINING

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NEDCC is grateful for support from:

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GRANT OPPORTUNITY REMINDER:

National Endowment for the Humanities
Humanities Collections and Reference Resources Grants 

Deadline: July 19, 2016
Grant amount: up to $350,000
Grant period: up to 3 years
Match: Not required, but in most cases, grants in this program cover no more than 80% of project costs for Foundations projects, and no more than 50-67% of project costs for Implementation projects..

NEH Humanities Collections and Reference Resources Grants (HCRR) strengthen efforts to extend the life of collections materials and make their intellectual content widely accessible. Applicants may request support for implementing preservation measures, such as digitization; preserving and improving access to born-digital sources; rehousing; and conservation treatment for collections, leading to enhanced access.

HCRR offers two kinds of awards:
1) Implementation
2) Planning, assessment, and pilot efforts (HCRR Foundations grants - up to $40,000).

Eligible collections materials include: books and manuscripts, photographs, archaeological and ethnographic artifacts, art and material culture, digital objects, and AV collections.

Major studies of cultural heritage repositories have cited sound recordings and moving images as formats that are seriously endangered. This grant program encourages applications that address the need to preserve and access such sources. Applicants may request funds to assess or establish intellectual and physical control of such materials as well as to digitize them. See:
  Audio Preservation at NEDCC

FOR COMPLETE INFORMATION AND GUIDELINES, VISIT:
NEH Humanities Collections and Reference Resources Grants
(2016 Guidelines to be posted soon.)

QUESTIONS ABOUT THE GRANT?
Contact: NEH's Division of Preservation and Access
(202) 606-8570 or preservation@neh.gov


Interested in working with NEDCC on a grant project, or need advice on planning? Feel free to contact:

Michael Lee

Director of Paper and Photograph Conservation, (978) 470-1010, ext. 228

Mary Patrick Bogan
Director of Book Conservation, (978) 470-1010, ext. 234

Terrance D'Ambrosio
Director of Imaging Services, (978) 470-1010, ext. 214

Jane Pipik
Manager of Audio Preservation Services, (978)470-1010, ext. 237

NEDCC, 100 Brickstone Square, Andover, MA 01810-1494 • 978-470-1010 • nedcc.org

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