Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS)
04/15/20 11:59 PM ET
Grants of up to $10,000 to USA Indian tribes to maintain core library services and support established library operations. Funding is intended to support the expansion of services, enhanced linkages and coordination, partnerships with other agencies, improved library access, and targeting library services to meet community needs. Funding is also available for tribal library staff to attend library-related continuing education courses or training workshops; attend or give presentations at conferences related to library services; and/or hire a consultant for an onsite professional library assessment.
In FY2018-2022, each award under this initiative will support one of the following three goals and an associated objective from the IMLS strategic plan, Transforming Communities:
Additional information about these agency-level goals may be found here: https://www.imls.gov/sites/default/files/fy20-ols-nab-nofo.pdf#page=4
GrantWatch ID#: 165537
Anticipated Number of Awards: 220
The grant amount is $6,000 - $10,000, which can include up to $3,000 in eligible education and assessment activities or travel.
Average amount of funding per award in previous years: $9,200
The grant period is one year. Projects must begin on August 1, 2020 and be completed by July 31, 2021.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
For questions about project activities, eligibility, and allowability of costs, contact:
Associate Deputy Director
For questions about application requirements and deadlines, contact:
Sarah Boonie, Program Specialist
Chelsea Cole, Program Specialist
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USA Territories: American Samoa (USA) Guam (USA) Puerto Rico (USA) Virgin Islands (USA) Northern Mariana Islands (USA)
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