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NHPRC Grant Program
Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) makes grants
to help identify, preserve, and provide public access to records, photographs,
and other materials that document American history. The grants go to state
and local archives, colleges and universities, libraries, historical societies,
and other nonprofit organizations throughout the U.S.
The Oklahoma Historical Records Advisory Board (OHRAB) functions
as the state's liaison to NHPRC. It conducts these ongoing NHPRC grant activities:
Reviews records proposals of state and local significance
before NHPRC makes its funding recommendations.
and advice to potential NHPRC grant applicants.
Develops state-level grant application packages to address
statewide historical records issues and needs.
In its liaison capacity, OHRAB reviews grant applications submitted to
the NHPRC from Oklahoma. The Board gives preference to projects that:
Identify and preserve endangered historically significant
Create an effective, efficient, and systematic records
management and archival program for local government records;
Identify and preserve historically significant records
pertaining to Native American organizations in Oklahoma; and
Provide direction and expertise for the creation and
preservation of archival collections.
Proposals for NHPRC grants should be submitted to OHRAB by:
April 15 for founding era documentary editing projects,
and electronic records projects. (NHPRC deadline June 1)
August 15 for all other eligible projects. (NHPRC deadline
Application guidelines and forms may be obtained from NHPRC's web site or by contacting NHPRC at:
National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC)
National Archives and Records Administration
700 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Room 106
Washington, DC 20408-0001
Tel: (202) 357-5010
Fax: (202) 357-5914
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