Other Grant Opportunities
Beyond the MBLC's grants, other state and federal agencies provide funding for preservation and digitization projects. For more information including deadlines and application instructions, contact these institutions directly.
1800 M Street NW, 9th Floor, Washington, DC 20036-5841
Areas of funding: (1) Conservation Assessment for Preservation Program (CAP). Funding for conservation activities including treatment, surveys, and implementation. (2) National Leadership Grants. Funding to libraries or libraries and museums in partnership for a broad range of projects including preservation.
1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Room 802 Washington, D.C. 20506
Areas of funding: Common Heritage, Preservation Assistance Grants for Smaller Institutions, Preservation and Access Education and Training Grants, Sustaining Cultural Heritage Collections, Humanities Collections and Reference Resources
National Archives Building, Room 607, Washington, D.C. 20506
In Massachusetts: Contact John Warner at the Archives of the Commonwealth.
Goals: To help local organizations preserve records and make them accessible by providing grants to state historical records coordinators and boards for state regrants; to increase access to and use of records; to help carry out digitization and electronic records programs.