National Historical Publications & Records Commission

NHPRC Press Releases

The Commission meets in November and May to establish policy and recommend to the Archivist of the United States grants it believes should be funded.

  • A press release listing the grants awarded is issued and posted on our web site as soon as possible after the Commission meeting.

Current NHPRC Press Release

Information about what's happening with the NHPRC is summarized below.

National Archives Awards $2.62 Million In Grants For Historical Records Projects at May 2014 Meeting
Through the National Historical Publications and Records Commission, the Archivist of the United States awards 30 grants for archives and publishing projects in 18 states and the District of Columbia.
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National Archives Awards $2.3 Million In Grants For Historical Records Projects at November 2013 Meeting
Through the National Historical Publications and Records Commission, the Archivist of the United States awards 44 grants for archives and publishing projects in 32 states, territories, and the District of Columbia.
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National Archives Launches Founders Online
he National Archives today launched the Founders Online. This free online tool brings together the papers of George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Hamilton, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, and James Madison in a single website that gives a first-hand account of the growth of democracy and the birth of the Republic.
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Webinars for Applicants

In August and September, we will be hosting a series of Webinars for interested applicants on Digitization projects, State Government Electronic Records, and Literacy and Engagement with Historical Records. Details on Annotation, our new blog.


National Archives Awards $2.62 Million In Grants For Historical Records Projects at May 2014 Meeting

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Founders Online

Founders Online

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