Program Records, 2010-2016

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This accession consists of records documenting the programming and administration of the Smithsonian Consortia. The Consortia advanced knowledge across disciplines to solve critical global issues of our time, referred to as the "Grand Challenges." The program began in 2010 and ended in 2016. Materials include award information, proposals, guidelines, reports, designs for print materials, meeting notes, agenda, budgets, correspondence, event materials, images, videos, and related materials. Materials are in electronic format.


For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.



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Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 2010
  • 2010-2016

Restrictions & Rights

Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2032; Transferring office; 9/28/2018 memorandum, Yowell to Delaney/Kirby; Contact reference staff for details


  • Interdisciplinary approach to knowledge
  • Research


  • Electronic records
  • Collection descriptions
  • Electronic images

Local number

SIA Acc. 18-247

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