CHRAB Historical Records Preservation Grant Program

2017 Historical Records Preservation Grant Program

The Colorado Historical Records Advisory Board (CHRAB) is happy to announce this year's funding opportunities from National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for Re-Grants.  Six grants of $5,000 will be awarded to eligible applicants around the State of Colorado.  The Grant period for these funds is April 15, 2017 - March 30, 2018.  Applications are open from February 17, 2017 - March 31, 2017 at 11:59 PM.

Organizations are able to request funding for a wide variety of projects, including digitization, preservation needs, disaster planning, improving accessibility to collections and purchasing supplies. Special consideration will be given to projects that involve digital or electronic records. The applicants will be required to contribute the 25% matching or in-kind funds. Eligible institutions may be public or private, and preference will be given to smaller institutions with a demonstrated need for funding. All of the grants will adhere to NHPRC’s general grant guidelines. 

To apply, send all of the completed forms below to



If you have any questions please send an email to  

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Other CHRAB Grant Forms

Access the CHRAB Final Narrative Report Form for grant recipients.

Access the Federal Financial Report Form and Federal Financial Report Instructions.