Foundation / Corporation
American Library Association (ALA) - Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS)
Award of $1,250 to a USA, Canada, or International individual or group to recognize and assist outstanding collaborative work in the field of preservation. Preservation projects may be conducted in historical institutions, libraries, or archives. Nominees should demonstrate vision, endorse cooperation, and advocate for the preservation of published and primary source resources that capture the richness of the cultural patrimony.
The award acknowledges and supports cooperative preservation projects and/or rewards individuals or groups that foster collaboration for preservation goals. The award recognizes the leadership and initiative required to build collaborative networks designed to achieve specific preservation goals. Since collaboration, cooperation, advocacy and outreach are key strategies that epitomize preservation, the award promotes cooperative efforts and supports equitable preservation.
The award jury will consider:
GrantWatch ID#: 174890
No more than one award will be conferred per year.
The award consists of a citation, a listing on the ALCTS Awards website, and $1,250 given in support of the activity described by the winning submission or to the person being recognized for their contributions to collaborative preservation.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
For nomination information, contact Kara McClurken, chair of the George Cunha and Susan Swartzburg Preservation Award Jury, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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