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CANB grant Final Reports are due

For all members who received grant funding from CANB in 2022, we would like to remind you that final reports are due by March 31st. If you are unable to complete your report by that time, reach out to our Archives Advisor.
Contact our Archives Advisor at or 506-453-4327.


Membership Renewal is soon

Don't forget to send in your membership renewal form for 2023-2024.
The new year begins April 1st.
Membership forms can be found on our website.

Nominations are OPEN!

Executive Committee
The Council of Archives New Brunswick is seeking candidates for the position of Vice President.
Executive Committee members serve for three (3) years.
CANB member organizations have the privilege of nominating candidates for the CANB Executive Committee.  Individuals wishing to nominate themselves can also do so by going through a member organization.
To be valid, a nomination must provide the two (2) following documents duly signed:

  • Nomination Form: including the Candidate Statement

  • Curriculum Vitae (or description of professional accomplishments in relation to archives)

Volunteer Award
The award recognises the work of archival volunteers within New Brunswick. 
The award was created in 2016 by the CANB Board of Directors to highlight the work of archivists in New Brunswick.
This award is designed to celebrate the contribution of volunteers within the archival sector and to promote good practice in volunteering.
Nominations are open to residents of New Brunswick (current board members or employees of CANB are not eligible).
Nominations must come from a CANB member in good standing.
The nomination form must be accompanied by maximum 1000-word letter (directed to the CANB Board of Directors) giving reasons for the nomination.
Additional documentation, including newspaper clippings, nominee project description, and a letter of seconder are encouraged.

Nominations for both positions must be submitted by 12 May 2023, at the latest.
Submissions can be sent by email to the Archives Advisor at

CANB Annual General Meeting 2023

Mark your calendars!
The Council of Archives New Brunswick's AGM will be held in person on Friday, June 2nd, 2023
The meeting will involve regular business, the nomination of a new Vice-President, presentation of the Volunteer of the Year Award, and a workshop of the New Brunswick Historical Newspaper Project.

*ALSO, PRIZES! We will be drawing the name of one attendee who will win paid entry to the Association of Canadian Archivists' 2023 Conference in Charlottetown, PEI on June 28th-July 1st.  



Grants 2023

Start brainstorming!
Grant season is approaching, and CANB is looking to fund your projects!
Projects can include:

  • Arrangement and Description

  • Digitization, Migration, or Reformatting of Audio-Visual Material

  • Equipment Purchase

  • In-House Digitization, Migration, or Reformatting

  • Purchasing Supplies

  • Re-Description of Non-RAD Compliant Fonds

  • Training and Professional Development

Check out our Grant Programs Guidelines for all information pertaining to the grant process and funding possibilities.

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