Association of Tribal Archives, Libraries and Museums
Deadline: 12/13/2021

The American Rescue Plan: Humanities Grants for Native Cultural Institutions is a grantmaking program to deliver relief to Native cultural institutions recovering from the coronavirus pandemic.

With funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) through the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, the Association for Tribal Archives, Libraries, and Museums (ATALM) will distribute over $3.3 million to help Native cultural organizations as they emerge from the pandemic. ATALM is one of seven organizations in the USA to receive funding through the “Sustaining the Humanities through the American Rescue Plan (SHARP) program.

SUMMARY

  • Up to 175 organizations will be funded
  • Grants range from $5,000-$50,000
  • No matching funds required
  • Eligible organizations are tribal governments with cultural programs, tribal non-profits, and non-tribal organizations partnering with tribes

KEY DATES

  • Thursday, November 4, 2:00-3:30 PM Central – Pre-Application Webinar Register here
  • Monday, December 13 – Grant applications due
  • Friday, January 7 – Friday, January 14 – Peer Reviewer Committee reviews applications
  • Monday, January 31 – Organizations awarded grants are notified
  • Tuesday, March 1 – Grant projects commence

APPLICATION INFORMATION

APPLICATION

SAMPLE APPLICATION

FUNDING WEBINAR

RESOURCES

CALL FOR PEER REVIEWERS
ATALM is seeking individuals to serve as Peer Reviewers for the SHARP grants. Preference is given to reviewers with knowledge of tribal cultures and the operations of tribal cultural institutions. $500 honorariums are available. All work is done virtually.

MEDIA RELEASES

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