Commission Recommends $2.15 Million in Grants
At its November meeting, the Commission recommended $2.15 million in grants to archives and historical documentary editing projects.
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You can apply for grants to assist you with your study of Federal Records or Presidential Papers. You can also apply for grants to collect, preserve, and publish documents important to understanding American history.

Look for grants in the following:


The National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) is the grantmaking affiliate of the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). You can apply for grants for collecting, preserving, and publishing documents and archives.   Learn More

Presidential Library Grants

Presidential Libraries

Several private foundations associated with our Presidential Libraries provide grants-in-aid to assist researchers studying Presidential Library holdings.
Learn More allows applicants to electronically find and apply for competitive grant opportunities from all Federal grant-making agencies, including NHPRC.

To search for NHPRC Grants on

  1. Go to Search Grant Opportunities
  2. Enter NHPRC's CFDA number 89.003 in the "Search by CFDA Number" search box.
  3. Start Search.

There may also be other Federal grants available on

The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration
8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD 20740-6001
Telephone: 1-86-NARA-NARA or 1-866-272-6272