[library-media] $300,000 available for LSTA Fall Grant Round

Rose Frost rfrost at utah.gov
Tue Sep 4 12:52:47 MDT 2007

The Utah State Library is announcing the availability of $300,000 for the competitive LSTA sub-grant program Fall Round.

Grant projects can be funded in any one of these three areas: enhanced access to library services, digitization, and technology infrastructure. 

There are two different funding categories within these three areas. Mini-grants are available for up to $10,000 with a 10% required local match. Regular grants with a 30% required local match are available for $10,001 up to $100,000 maximum. In each funding category, 5% of the required local match can be "in-kind".

LSTA grants are available to all certified Utah public libraries, institutional, academic, and research libraries, and school library media centers who meet the eligibility requirements. 

Here is a calendar of important dates for the Fall 2007 Round:

Sept. 21....Intent to Apply forms are due

Oct. 5....Grant applications are due

Nov. 13...LSTA Advisory Council Grant Review

Nov. 19...Grant awards announced for Fall 2007

For additional information please link to:

For answers to specific questions please contact Rose Frost rfrost at utah.gov or (801) 715-6742.

Rose Frost
Grants Coordinator/Library Consultant
Utah State Library Division
250 N. 1950 W, Suite A
Salt Lake City, UT 84116-7901

phone: 801.715.6742   fax: 801.715.6767
1.800.662-9150 ext. 742  (in-Utah-WATS)

Email: rfrost at utah.gov


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