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Soon: Apr 20, 2011 Amount Available

Small: $5,400,000 Number of Awards

Few: 4 Agency

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention



Community Approaches to Reducing Sexually Transmitted Diseases The Basics: The purpose of this program is to reduce STD disparities, promote sexual health, and advance community wellness using community engagement methods and multi-sector partnerships to build local capacity to impact STD disparities in communities with disparately high STD burden.

This program provides funds to small and mid-sized institutions to preserve and care for their humanities collections.

chlamydia and gonorrhea screening, treatment, reduce the incidence of primary and secondary and congenital syphilis. These are cooperative agreement awards and CDC staff will be on site to help implement them. §

graphic records, decorative and fine art objects, textiles, archaeological and ethnographic artifacts, furniture, historical objects, or digital materials. Preservation Assistance Grants may be used for general preservation assessments, consultations with professionals, purchasing storage furniture and preservation supplies, purchasing environmental monitoring equipment for humanities collections, and education and training. Small and mid-sized institutions that have never received an NEH grant are especially encouraged to apply. Grants are up to $6,000 and there is no cost-sharing requirement. §

Preservation Assistance Grants help small and mid-sized institutions—such as libraries, museums, historical societies, cultural organizations, town and county records offices, and colleges and universities— improve their ability to preserve and care for their significant humanities collections. These may include collections of books and journals, archives and manuscripts, prints and photographs, moving images, sound recordings, architectural and carto- More information is available at

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Program staff point out that this is a new funding opportunity and so there are no previous winners to study, however local health departments are competiSpecific focus is on providing tive applicants.

Preservation Assistance Grants for Smaller Institutions The Basics:

More information is available at


Soon: May 3, 2011 Amount Available


Number of Awards

Unknown Agency

Endowment for the Humanities



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