Workshop Announcement: Make Preservation Happen, Preservation Assistance for Grants for Smaller Institutions (NEH)

Make Preservation Happen: Preservation Assistance
Grants for Smaller Institutions

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Make Preservation Happen: Preservation Assistance for Grants for Smaller Institutions

Thursday, September 8, 2022
11:00a.m.-12:00p.m. EDT
Online via Teams
Cost: Free 
Register at https://bit.ly/3bGjjNA

Calling all libraries, archives, historical societies, museums, and cultural organizations! Do you need extra funding to make your preservation goals a reality?

Join the National Endowment for the Humanities and the North Carolina Preservation Consortium to learn more about this $10,000 NEH grant for preservation assessments, consultations, training, and supplies. Participants will learn about the application process and have a chance to share their project ideas with other attendees. Projects may support the preservation of physical as well as digital humanities collections.

The webinar will be accessible to persons with disabilities, consistent with the standards prescribed by Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. ยง 794(d)).

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FY 2021-2022 Disaster Relief Grants

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The North Carolina Museum Council and North Carolina Preservation Consortium are accepting grant applications for the Disaster Relief Grant program. These grants support member organizations who are affected by state or federally declared disasters within North Carolina.

Newly listed eligible storms include Tropical Storm Eta and Tropical Storm Fred.

Applicants must be a member of either NCMC or NCPC. Applications must be received between July 1, 2021 and June 30, 2022. For complete application information including how to apply, please see our Disaster Relief Grant website.

Preservation Grant Deadline March 15, 2021

Preservation grants from the North Carolina Preservation Consortium promote the preservation of collections in libraries, museums, archives, and historic sites; monuments, memorials, and outdoor art; archaeological sites and collections; and historic and cultural architecture. The maximum award is $2,000.00. Grant applications are due March 15, 2021. It’s never too late to start your application packet.

See our slideshow for helpful hints on applying for an NCPC Preservation grant. The application and other useful information can be found on our Preservation Grants website.

And don’t forget we have the new Disaster Relief Grant available to members of NCPC or NCMC. Information on that program can be found on the Disaster Relief Grant website.