BCHDP Applicant Information

The British Columbia History Digitization Program welcomes applications from private or public institutions and agencies that have the preservation of historical British Columbia materials as part of their mandate. This includes, but is not necessarily limited to, libraries, archives, museums, historical societies and post-secondary institutions.

Eligible organisations that complete the BCHDP Grant Early Notice survey can receive additional BC ELN support during the grant application process. Support can include assistance with: completing the grant application; project management; copyright advisory; connections to digitization service providers; securing digitization staff; preparing metadata; and hosting digitized materials in the Arca provincial digital repository.

British Columbia History Digitization Program Annual Cycle:

The 2023/2024 application cycle is now open! Please find the instructions and application form below:

2023/2024 BCHDP Application Form (.docx)

2023/2024 BCHDP Guidelines and Instructions (.pdf)

Deadline for submissions: Friday December 9, 2022 @ 5:00pm PST

For assistance or clarification, please email contact.bchdp@ubc.ca.

For more program information please contact:

Mimi Lam
BC History Digitization Program

Sunni Nishimura
Project Manager, BC ELN-BCHDP Support Service

Bronwen Sprout
Digital Programs and Services