Webinar Subject Archives: Funding

Learn More About the Conservation Assessment Program

Learn more about the Conservation Assessment Program (CAP) in this informative webinar. CAP helps small to mid-sized museums secure a general assessment of collections and historic structures. A CAP assessment is a great first step in prioritizing your museum’s collections care needs and a wonderful building block to go on to secure more targeted funding. The […]

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Museums for America Grants from IMLS: An Overview of the Program

  Starting in 2013, the Institute of Museum and Library Services’ grant program Museums for America (MFA) will provide support for collections care projects that were once previously funded under the Conservation Project Support grant program. Connie Bodner, an IMLS supervisory grants management specialist, reviewed the new MFA grant guidelines and application process. Following her […]

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Applying to NEH’s Preservation Assistance Grants

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Preservation Assistance Grants help small and mid-sized institutions—such as libraries, museums, historical societies, archival repositories, cultural organizations, town and county records offices, and colleges and universities—improve their ability to preserve and care for their significant humanities collections. These may include special collections of books and journals, archives and […]

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Funding for Collections Care

One of the biggest challenges in moving ahead with collections care projects can be finding adequate funding. The speakers in this webinar have achieved success in raising funds for collections care, both on behalf of their own organizations and for others.

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