The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation invites community-based archives in the United States and its territories to submit applications for its 2020 Call for Proposals to Community-Based Archives. These grants will provide support to archives in one or more of the following areas of need:
- Operational costs, including staff, space, and utilities.
- Collections care, including the acquisition of new materials, physical and digital storage fees, and access and preservation efforts.
- Programming activities, including events, exhibitions, and publications.
This funding opportunity is overseen by the Foundation's Scholarly Communications program.