PRE-CON WORKSHOP: Tips and Tricks on Writing a Successful Grant Application

This interactive pre-conference workshop will not only introduce attendees to the competitive archival grant program and process at NHPRC, but also help attendees begin designing their own project and application package!
DATE & TIME: Wednesday, July 13, 2022 | 9:00AM - 5:00PM Local Time
PRICE: $150.00 (A continental breakfast, boxed lunch, and AM and PM coffee breaks are included in the registration fee.)
CREDITS: Preapproved for 5 ARCs (ACA), credits pending with ICRM and the GARA Certificate Program
OVERVIEW: This workshop will introduce attendees to the competitive archival grant programs at the National Archives and Records Administration, which are made through the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC). The primary emphasis of this workshop will be on the Access to Historical Records grant program. Nancy Melley, a program director from the NHPRC, will help participants understand the grant application process, including the components of a good project summary, narrative, budget, and supplemental materials. The instructor also will discuss the review process, the response phase, and Commission recommendations. Attendees will have the opportunity to read and comment on two sample applications as part of the review process. They also will learn general tips that successful applicants have used to strengthen their applications.
The workshop also will offer attendees the opportunity to start designing their own project and application package: defining project scope, devising a budget, developing a work plan, and preparing an application.
  • Nancy Melly, Director for Technology Initiatives, National Historical Publications and Records Commission, NARA
7/13/2022 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Hilton Salt Lake City Center 255 South West Temple Salt Lake City, UT 84101
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