Saturday, May 02, 2009
Institute of Museum and Library Services awards almost $3 Million to support conservation efforts at Nation's Museums (USA)
The Institute of Museum and Library Services has announced the 35 recipients of $2,994,748 million in Conservation Project Support (CPS) grants. These grants are awarded to museums that are committed to identifying conservation needs and priorities, and performing activities to ensure the safekeeping of their collections. "These 35 museums, by preserving and conserving their collections, are ensuring the longevity of our nation's treasures for the education and enjoyment of all Americans," said Anne-Imelda Radice, Director, IMLS"