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 that promotes National Library Week (April 10-16, 2011) using the theme Create your own story @ your library. Visit the National Library Week website at www.ala.org/nlwgrant, to access the online application, guidelines and previous winners’ applications.
All proposals must use the Create your own story @ your library theme, which incorporates the Campaign for America’s Libraries’ @ your library brand, on promotional and publicity material supporting National Library Week activities. Guidelines for using the brand are available on the campaign website at www.ala.org/@yourlibrary/logos.
The grant is sponsored by Scholastic Library Publishing, a division of Scholastic, the global children’s publishing, education and media company, and is administered by the Public Awareness Committee of the American Library Association (ALA).
Information is also available from the ALA Public Information Office. Telephone: (800) 545-2433, ext. 2148. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.