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grant opportunity: Reading is Grand

March 19, 2015

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from the BCALA: The Black Caucus of the American Library Association (BCALA) is pleased to announce applications for 2015 Reading Is Grand! Celebrating Grand-Families @ Your Library are now available. The grant amount is $500. The deadline for grant submissions isFRIDAY, MAY 15, 2015. Reading Is Grand! Celebrating Grand-Families @ Your Libraryis an intergenerational literacy […]

The Virginia Hamilton and Arnold Adoff Creative Outreach Grants for Teachers and Librarians

March 2, 2014

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“Applications are now being accepted for the Annual Virginia Hamilton and Arnold Adoff Creative Outreach Grants for Teachers and Librarians. Two grants up to $1,000 each will be given. One grant will be given to a teacher and another to a librarian for proposals to develop new classroom or library programs that raise awareness of […]

ALA Diversity Research Grant

April 4, 2012

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The Diversity Research Grant consists of a one-time $2000 annual award for original research and a $500 travel grant to attend and present at ALA Annual Conference. A jury of ALA members will evaluate proposals and is encouraged to award a total of three awards. Grant recipients will be expected to compile the results of […]

Virginia Hamilton Grant

January 4, 2012

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Virginia Hamilton and Arnold Adoff Creative Outreach Grant For Teachers and Librarians The 7th Annual Virginia Hamilton and Arnold Adoff Creative Outreach Grants for Teachers and Librarians call for proposals is on its way.  Two grants up to $1,000 each will be given. One grant will be given to a teacher and another to a […]

South Arts Literary Grant

April 24, 2010

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Deadline: May 17, 2010 South Arts, with support from the National Endowment for the Arts, is offering writer fee support grants for literary presentations. These grants support literary arts presenting organizations for engagements by guest writers (fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry) from outside the presenter’s state. Colleges, universities and other school-based presenters are eligible to apply […]

ALA Diversity Research Grant

March 11, 2010

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The American Library Association (ALA) Office for Diversity and the Diversity Research Grants Advisory Committee seek proposals for the Diversity Research Grant program.  Applicants must be current ALA members and 2010 proposals must address one of three identified topics: Upward mobility of Library Leaders from Underrepresented Populations Information Services and Collections for Diverse Children and […]

GRANT: Create Healthy Communities

February 16, 2010

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Libraries aren’t just about books!! We provide all kinds of information to the communities we serve. And sometimes, we get a little help! More money for less weight!  The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is offering Communities Creating Healthy Environments grants aimed at reducing childhood obesity by increasing access to healthy foods and safe places to play in communities […]

Home Depot Grant

November 13, 2009

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Very few grants can be used for brick and mortar projects. This one from Home Depot can be. The Home Depot’s Building Healthy Communities Grant Program awards grants of up to $2,500 to nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations, public schools, and tax-exempt public service agencies in the United States that are using the power of volunteers to […]

Doing

December 9, 2008

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Just a few unrelated things to do: From over at the Brown Bookshelf is information about an online chat tomorrow (10 Dec) for those of us interested in African American teen lit.  The event is part of Rawsistaz 7th Annual Reading and Writing Affair, an completely online conference for authors, readers and literary enthusiasts.  Rawsistaz […]