The National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) awarded to the SC State Historical Records Advisory Board (SC SHRAB) an $80,000 grant to conduct a regrant project for South Carolina’s local governments, historical records repositories (e.g. historical societies, colleges and universities, museums, public libraries, churches) and professional organizations. The type of projects to be funded include:

  • Access: Arrangement and Description
    Identifying, organizing, and improving access to historical records.
  • Preservation
    Implementing solutions to the challenges of preserving records with permanent historical value
  • Program Enhancement
    Activities to expand and/or strengthen programs in the state's historical records repositories and local governments
  • Archival Education and Training
    Workshops, seminars, and other means of instruction and information on archives practices and policies

Key Dates:

  • Information Sessions (attendance at one is required): to explain the regrant opportunities, the application process, and answer questions
  • March 16, 2022 at 10:00am
  • April 5, 2022 at 2:00pm
  • April 28, 2022 at 10:00am
  • Letter of Intent due (required): April 15, 2022
  • Draft Proposal due (optional): April 20, 2022
  • Final Applications due: May 31, 2022

Detailed information on the regrant can be accessed by going to:

Contact: Erin Lowry, SHRAB Coordinator at or 803-896-6128 with questions or to register for a Virtual Information Session.