The New York State Archives and the New York State Local Government Records Advisory Council have announced the Local Government Records Management Improvement Fund (LGRMIF) grants for 2018-2019. All applications must be submitted via the State Archives eGrants system by 5:00 PM on Tuesday, January 16, 2018. Grant projects will run from July 1, 2018 – June 30,
2019. The LGRMIF supports three types of projects:
- Individual projects that involve a single applicant;
- Shared services projects, involving two or more applicants;
- Demonstration projects, to develop model electronic records programs that can be replicated
by other local governments. This year demonstration project grants will focus on Records-
Lifecycle Management of Electronic Mail implementation projects.
New York State Archives is conducting the following webinars related to the upcoming grant season:
LGRMIF Shared Services Grant Information Session – Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM, www.archives.nysed.gov/workshops/schedule/lgrmif-shared-services-grant-informationsession-webinar-2017-11-14
How to Write a Superior LGRMIF Grant Narrative – Wednesday, December 13, 2017, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM, www.archives.nysed.gov/workshops/schedule/how-to-write-a-superior-lgrmif-grantnarrative-webinar-2017-12-13
To attend other NYS Archives training events in New York State, go to http://www.archives.nysed.gov/workshops/schedule.
For historical records repositories, see Documentary Heritage & Presentation Services for New York at http://dhpsny.org/education.