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Subject: Save America's Treasures grants

Save America's Treasures grants

From: Barbara Paulson <bpaulson>
Date: Tuesday, November 16, 2004
The National Park Service in partnership with the President's
Committee on the Arts and the Humanities, the National Endowment for
the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the
Institute of Museum and Library Services is seeking applicants for
its Save America's Treasures 2005 grant program. Save America's
Treasures makes critical investments in the preservation of our
nation's most significant cultural treasures. Grants are awarded for
preservation and/or conservation work on nationally significant
intellectual and cultural artifacts and nationally significant
historic structures and sites. Grant amounts range from $50,000 to
$1 million to conserve collections, and from $250,000 to $1 million
for historic property and sites projects. All the awards must be
matched 1:1. Complete guidelines, applications and information, as
well as a database of previous Save America Treasure's awardees, can
be found at <URL:>.
Deadline for applications is 1 February 2005. For general
information contact Kimber Craine kcraine [at] pcah__gov>  at the
President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities
<URL:>   or call 202-682-5661. At the
time of printing of the guidelines, Congress had not completed the
appropriations for the Department of the Interior. Grants cannot be
awarded unless funds are appropriated.

For Additional Information, applicants can address questions to and
obtain electronic versions of application material from these

For Collections Projects

    National Endowment for the Arts
    mclaughm [at] arts__gov

    National Endowment for the Humanities
    bpaulson [at] neh__gov

    Institute of Museum and Library Services
    sshwartzman [at] imls__gov

For Historic Property Projects

    National Park Service
    202-513-7270, ext. 6
    nps_treasures [at] nps__gov

                  Conservation DistList Instance 18:23
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