The Ohio Archives Grants are funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC), an arm of the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) through their State and National Archival Partnership (SNAP) Grants program. Grants of $500 to $5,000 are available to archival institutions to fund projects to preserve and/or provide access to Ohio’s historical records. Eligible grant projects include: repository assessment, policy development/strategic planning, digitization and collection access and/or preservation projects.
2017 Grant Application Materials
- Proposals must be received by February 28, 2017. Awards will be announced March 24, and projects must be completed by December 31, 2017.
- OHRAB Grant Application Packet 2017
- OHRAB Regrant Summary Page (PDF editable pages 12 &13 of above document)
- OHRAB Regrant Budget Form (xlsx)
2017 Grant Recipients:
- City of Alliance, Alliance, OH: Preservation and Digitization of Alliance City Documents ($3,955)
- The Dawes Arboretum, Newark, OH: The Dawes Arboretum Journal Scanning Project ($860)
- Historical Society of Mt. Pleasant,Ohio, Inc., Mt. Pleasant, OH: Conservation of Historic Ledgers ($846)
- New Straitsville History Group, New Straitsville, OH: Digitization and Preservation of Large Format Photographs, Documents and Coal Mining Maps ($3,795)
- Shawnee State University, Portsmouth, OH: Preservation, Organization and Storage of Historic Portsmouth, OH Newspapers ($4,000)
- Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati, Mount Saint Joseph, OH: Digitizing and Sharing Rare Cincinnati-based Historical Resources ($1,912.37)
- Wilmington College Peace Resource Center, Wilmington, OH: Peace Resource Center Preservation Project ($4,031)
- Worthington Historical Society, Worthington, OH: Providing Digitial Access to Historic Images, Documents and Ephemera on Worthington Memory ($600)
Reports for 2017 grants will be located here: Ohio Archives Grant Program: 2017 Recipients