TownsWeb Archiving Announce Digitisation Grants

TownsWeb Archiving Announce Digitisation Grants

22 June 2022


TownsWeb Archiving have announced their 2022 Digitisation Grants are now open to applications.

This year, 4x£3,000 funding grants are available and up to £1,000 matched funding for all other eligible applicants. The funding covers a vast array of material types that fall within three main categories: bound volume collections, archive collections, and photograph collections. Each of these categories contains a list of more specific material types. Part of the grant may also be used for the transcription of metadata and OCR (optical character recognition) data capture

Any UK based organisation can apply as long as you are working on behalf of public, private and charity archives, business/corporate archives, public and private libraries, museums or galleries. You can even apply if your institution or organisation has applied in the past.

All applications must be submitted by 11:59pm on 29th July 2022. Winners will be announced live at the ARA Annual Conference and via live stream on 1st September 2022.

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