GIF IT UP 2015

National Archives of the United States GIF Challenge Prize

National Archives of the United States GIF Challenge Prize

Enter a GIF to DPLA/DigtalNZ’s GIF IT UP Challenge using source material from the National Archives of the United States and you could win a $50 GIFt Card to the National Archives Online Store!

Qualifying entries will be reviewed by National Archives staff, and the staff favorite will be selected as the winning GIF.  Plus, all entries using National Archives materials will be featured on the Today’s Document Tumblr.


All rules & criteria from GIF IT UP apply, plus GIF entries must use source material from National Archives holdings.

Additional Terms & Conditions from the National Archives Foundation apply.


For consideration in the National Archives GIF IT UP Challenge, your GIF’s source material must be from the holdings of the National Archives and Records Administration of the United States.

To identify National Archives items in the DPLA Collection, limit your search on DPLA to Partner: “National Archives and Records Administration

Be sure to cite your source(s), per DPLA Rules and Guidelines, including the National Archives source URL (use this format:  ““)


The creator of the winning GIF will receive a $50 gift card to the myArchives Online Store, generously donated by the National Archives Foundation.


See the GIF collection at the Today’s Document Tumblr for National Archives GIF ideas and potential source material.