Sponsor: Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR)
Program: Recordings at Risk
Goals: To support the preservation of rare and unique audio and audiovisual content of high scholarly value.
Amount: $10,000 to $50,000
Limited Submission: One proposal per institution
Deadlines: Since this is a limited submission opportunity, only one proposal may be submitted from Georgetown. Anyone interested in submitting a proposal should submit a one-page project summary and the bio-sketches of the proposed PI and co-PIs to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than June 16, 2017. The Faculty Research Awards Committee will review internal submissions and notify the selected party. Once a proposal is selected, the (final deadline for submission to CLIR is July 31, 2017.)
Details: CLIR will launch a series of three open competitions for audio and/or audiovisual digitization, disbursing $2.15 million in funds over two years. Calls for proposals will be issued in June 2017, December 2017, and May 2018. Awards will cover costs of preservation reformatting for audio and/or audiovisual content by eligible institutions working with qualified service providers.