Foundation / Corporation
Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR)
01/31/20 11:59 PM Eastern
Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories nonprofit institutions, government agencies, and Indian Tribes to preserve audio and video media through digital reformatting. Funding is intended for media that is fragile, time-based, and of scholarly value. Preservation must be done by qualified external service providers.
Recordings at Risk encourages professionals who may be constrained by limited resources and/or technical expertise to take action against the threats of degradation and obsolescence. The program aims to help institutions identify priorities and develop practical strategies for digital reformatting, build relationships with partners, and raise awareness of best practices.
Eligible media may include, but are not necessarily limited to, magnetic audio and video tape, grooved discs, wax cylinders, wire recordings, and film (with or without sound). Applications will be evaluated on impact, urgency, preservation viability, and cost-effectiveness.
The grant may fund up to 100% of the direct costs of audio or audiovisual digital reformatting services to be provided by an external service provider.
GrantWatch ID#: 187337
Awards range from $10,000 to $50,000
Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to the long-term preservation of the digital files created through the project.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
To apply online: https://clir.smapply.io/acc/l/?next=/prog/81581/apply/
Council on Library and Information Resources
2221 South Clark Street
Arlington, VA 22202
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