Community Heritage Grants 2019

Community Heritage Grants 2019

HOW WE CAN HELP

Community Heritage Grants of up to $15,000 are available to assist in preserving Australian cultural heritage collections that are publicly accessible, locally held and nationally significant. Not-for-profit organisations, such as historical societies, regional museums, archives, galleries, public libraries and Indigenous and migrant community groups, are encouraged to apply. For more details, visit the CHG website.

 

ACTIVITIES WE SUPPORT

A wide range of activities may qualify for grants, including:

  • significance assessments of collections
  • preservation needs assessments of collections
  • purchase of archival quality storage materials
  • preservation training projects
  • conservation activities, including cleaning, treatment or rebinding
  • purchase and installation of environmental control and monitoring equipment
  • copying of material once originals have been preserved
  • cataloguing or collection management software.

 

APPLICATIONS AND GUIDELINES

Applicants should carefully read the 2019 Community Heritage Grants program guidelines before submitting an application.

For further information, or to discuss your application, contact

Fran D'Castro

Coordinator, Community Heritage Grants

National Library of Australia

02 6262 1147

 

Applications for the 2019 Community Heritage Grants (CHG) program are now open. Applications close 5pm, Monday 6 May 2019 (AEST).