Tuesday, September 20, 2016

2017 LSTA Grant Application Reminder

2017 LSTA Grant Applications are due in thirty (30) days. October 14, 2016, 4:30 pm is the deadline to submit applications for funding from April 2017-March 2018.

Don't Forget to Submit your LSTA Application!
Don't Forget to Submit your LSTA Application
Both the 2017 LSTA Application form and the 2017 Information and Guidelines are located on the Wisconsin Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) web page. (http://dpi.wi.gov/pld/lsta). Additionally there are frequently asked questions, links to abstracts of past grant applications, and lists of grants by category.  Copies of past grant applications and evaluations can be acquired by contacting Terrie Howe.

In this grant round there are four competitive grant categories: Literacy, Accessibility, Digitization of Library Historical Materials, and Content Creation. Funding levels are approximate and will be awarded based upon the quality of the application, available funding, and the number of applicants.

Assistance on category subaward ideas or general application questions is available from the Public Library Development Team consultants. Please do not hesitate to contact one of us about the application process or for help in the design of a project. There was a blog post to other helpful links on August 17th that is referenced here:
https://wilibrariesforeveryone.blogspot.com/search/label/LSTA.

Written by Terrie Howe
Public Library Development Team