Sunday, September 1, 2013

Scholastic Library Publishing National Library Week Grant

Scholastic Library Publishing National Library Week Grant
Maximum Grant: $3,000 | Deadline: September 30, 2013 | All the information is here; apply here.  

Today’s libraries are modern community centers, places of learning, information and entertainment. This National Library Week, celebrate the ways your makes a difference in people's lives and apply for the 2014 Scholastic Library Publishing National Library Week grant.

U.S. libraries of all types are invited to apply for a $3,000 grant that will be awarded to the best public awareness campaign promoting the theme Communities matter @ your library during National Library Week (April 13-19, 2014). 

To apply for this year's grant, complete the electronic application available through the link below.

Guidelines: Proposals must:
1. Use the “Lives change @ your library®” theme.
2. Use the @ your library® brand in accordance with the official trademark policy in all   final promotional materials (See the “Download logos” section of for the official trademark policy).  
Examples of not using the brand correctly are:
  • @ your HOMETOWN USA library (inserting words into phrase)
  • @ your SCHOOL LIBRARY MEDIA CENTER (inserting words into phrase)
3. Involve at least one other type of library and/or community organization.  Community organizations should include groups outside of the library; internal library groups like Friends groups can be listed as program partners but applications should also include non-library groups.
4. Be directly tied to National Library Week but need not be limited to one week.
5. Have clearly stated objectives, a realistic budget and a timeline.
6. Specify a coordinator responsible for implementation.
7. Describe a method of evaluation.

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