This category supports research that will produce new understanding or add to the knowledge base of Alberta's history. Oral history projects and building surveys fall under this category. Eligible expenses include those that are directly associated with research activities such as researcher's fees, travel expenses and materials or supplies.
The quality of the research plan is an important consideration. This includes the research methods, sources of primary and secondary information, archival repositories to be consulted, table of contents, historical argument to be addressed, project feasibility, planning and budget.
The maximum grant for this category is $25,000.
To claim grants, grant recipients are asked to submit the Record of Cash Expenditures form with invoices/receipts of eligible expenses.
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