May 1, 2015 EDT –
Understanding the components of disaster response is key in successful recovery of collections of any type, size, and budget. This webinar will show professionals and volunteers the steps needed to save effectively collections, including:
- What happens to collections after fires, floods, mechanical failures, and other events
May 27, 2015 EDT –
NEH Senior Program Officer Joshua Sternfeld will be holding a Webinar on May 27, 2015 2:00 PM EDT to discuss revisions to the Division of Preservation and Access’ Research and Development grant program. A Q&A session will follow a brief overview of the program.
You may register in advance at:
For an audio-only option, participants may use their computer's microphone and speakers (VoIP) or telephone: +1 (415) 655-0059, Access Code: 439-437-111. Please note that participants will not be able to view slides or ask questions for the audio-only option.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
About the Program
Both funding tiers support the development of standards, practices, methodologies, and workflows dedicated to the stewardship of humanities collections. Tier I, which is for projects up to $75,000, supports planning, basic research, and iterative tool development. Tier II, which is for projects up to $350,000, supports advanced implementation and applied research.
The application deadline for Research and Development is June 25, 2015. For complete information on how to apply, visit our information page: http://www.neh.gov/grants/preservation/research-and-development. A pdf of the guidelines may be downloaded here