The National Historical Publications and Records Commission seeks proposals to improve the training and education of historical documentary editors. The goal of the program is to both provide technical training in necessary skills and inspire documentary editors to think about how they can contribute to the advancement of the field in the 21st century.The Institutes for Historical Editing should consist of both basic and advanced Institutes. For a comprehensive list of Commission's limitations on funding, please see What We Do and Do Not Fund. Applications that consist entirely of ineligible activities will not be considered.Award Information - A grant is for one to three years and up to $265,000. The Commission expects to make one grant in this category, for a total of up to $265,000. The grant will begin no earlier than July 1, 2016. The Commission requires that grant recipients acknowledge NHPRC grant assistance in all publicity, publications and other products that result from its support. Eligibility Information - Eligible applicantsâ€˘ U.S. nonprofit organizations or institutionsâ€˘ U.S. colleges, universities, and other academic institutionsâ€˘ State or local government agenciesâ€˘ Federally-acknowledged or state-recognized Native American tribes or groupsThis program does not support requests from individuals for their own training, education, or professional advancement. Such requests will be ineligible.Cost Sharing - The Commission may support up to the entire direct costs of the project, not including program revenue. Cost sharing may include the program revenue, grantee's indirect costs, as well as any additional direct costs borne by the applicant. NHPRC grant recipients are not permitted to use grant funds for indirect costs (as indicated in 2 CFR 2600.101).Other Requirements - Applicant organizations must be registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) prior to submitting an application, maintain SAM registration throughout the application and award process, and include a valid DUNS number in their application. Details on SAM registration and requesting a DUNS number can be found at the System for Award Management website at http://sam.gov. Please refer to the User Guides section and the Grants Registrations PDF. A complete application includes the Application for Federal Assistance (Standard Form 424), Assurances -- Non-Construction Programs (Standard Form 424B), a Project Narrative, Summary, Supplementary Materials, and Budget. Applications lacking these items will not be considered. Ineligible applications will not be reviewed.