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 2022/2023 application cycle is now open for applications. Please submit completed applications to contact.bchdp@ubc.ca. The deadline for submissions is 5pm PST Friday December 10, 2021 .

For assistance or clarification on completing the application, please email contact.bchdp@ubc.ca.

2022-2023 Application Form (docx)

2022-2023 Guidelines and Instructions (pdf)

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