DPLA receives $850,000 in new funding from the Mellon Foundation to support the advancement of racial equity in American archives | DPLA

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Summary:

"Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) is pleased to announce an $850,000 grant from the Mellon Foundation to support its effort to advance racial justice in American archives. This funding will enable DPLA to launch a digital equity project to develop community-based partners and increase partner capacity to lead this work. The three-year project will provide support for underrepresented, under-resourced archives and expand DPLA’s capacity for supporting and partnering with diverse archival projects...."

Link:

https://dp.la/news/dpla-receives-850000-in-new-funding-from-the-mellon-foundation-to-support-the-advancement-of-racial-equity-in-american-archives

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Date tagged:

06/27/2022, 15:43

Date published:

06/27/2022, 11:43