News from the Archives Association of Ontario: awards nominations and the Ontario Archival Accessions Register

AAO-25thLogo-Final (2).pngWe’re passing on these two opportunities – to nominate someone you know for an award, and to help the AAO build a yearly accession register so we can coordinate collections across the province.

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Great news! The YCW applications deadline is extended!

This is a great year for YCW internships, as they’re funding four times the usual number. If you’ve been waiting to digitize a valuable collection, now is your chance! The application deadline has been extended to March 4th and we’d be happy to help you with any details regarding digitization, VITA, training, or resources for your staff. Continue reading Great news! The YCW applications deadline is extended!

Upcoming Funding Opportunities for Digitization and Heritage

 

fugitive1.pngThe second round of the new Ontario Multicultural Community Capacity Grant encompasses projects scheduled between April 2018 and March 2019. That’s lots of time to digitize heritage materials, launch exhibits, or do programming in your community!

The Ontario Multicultural Community Capacity Grants deadline is January 23rd, 2018. Continue reading Upcoming Funding Opportunities for Digitization and Heritage

Happy holidays from ODW!

 

Our best wishes for the holidays and the coming year. We’ve got some exciting projects in store for 2018 and can’t wait to share them with you!

Our offices will be closed from December 22nd until January 4th. You can email any of our staff during that time, and someone will get back to you as soon as they can. Have safe and happy holidays!

Our MCC work is getting started!

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From the Provincial Freeman, February 23rd, 1856.

Last month, we let you know that we had gotten an Ontario Multicultural Community Capacity Grant (which we’re abbreviating as the MCC project), funding provided by the Government of Ontario.

Because we’re developing educational resources for Ontario students in conjunction with a wide variety of experts and feedback, we want to document our progress on this project as we go along. You’ll see regular MCC update posts on this blog for the next few months.

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