Preservation and Access: Cooperative Agreements and Special Projects (P&A)

Period of Performance

6/15/2020 - 1/31/2021

Funding Totals

$165,532.00 (approved)
$165,532.00 (awarded)

Promoting Public Digital Access to the Arab American National Museum's Educational Resources

FAIN: PB-274317-20

ACCESS (Dearborn, MI 48120-1556)
Diana Abouali (Project Director: May 2020 to July 2023)

The retention of nine staff members who would enable the museum to transform its educational resources and exhibitions to an online delivery system in order to sustain and increase access to its collections and services.

The Arab American National Museum, an institution of ACCESS, requests NEH funds to support core staff as we pivot our educational resources-- lesson plans, object-based learning experiences, and exhibition tours-- to a digital platform for local, regional, and national audiences.