AIP Grants to Archives
American Institute of Physics
Grant amount: Up to US $10,000
Anticipated deadline: Aug 18, 2018
Applicant type: Museum/Library/Zoo
Funding uses: Applied Project / Program
Location of project: Anywhere in the world
Location of residency: Anywhere in the worldView website Save Need help writing this grant?
The purpose of this program is to assist and encourage archives to undertake significant projects to preserve, process, inventory, arrange, describe, or catalog collections in the history of modern physics and allied fields such as astronomy, geophysics, optics, and acoustics. The aim is to further historical understanding of science and the science community.
Grant funds can only be used to cover direct expenses connected with preserving, inventorying, arranging, describing, or cataloging appropriate collections. Expenses may include archival storage materials and staff salary/benefits. Preservation microfilming and preservation reformatting of original audio-visual sources are eligible.
You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.
- All archival repositories in the U.S. and abroad may apply, including archives at universities, corporations, historical societies, government laboratories, etc.
- Individuals are not eligible to apply.
- Work not covered by this program includes oral histories, book cataloging, digitization projects, and projects focusing on preservation of scientific data.
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