2016 CHRAB Grant Program Announced

2016 Historical Records Preservation Grant Program

The Colorado Historical Records Advisory Board (CHRAB), using funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC), will be offering grants of $5,000 for 2016. Applications must be received by January 29, 2016. Awardees will be notified by February 15, 2016. 

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. 

For more information and the 2016 Grant Application, please go to the CHRAB website.