Scholastic Library Publishing National Library Week Grant

About the Scholastic Library Publishing National Library Week Grant
Funds are to be used to support the winner's National Library Week promotional activities as outlined in the application and cannot be used for capital expenses, such as books or equipment.

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 14-20, 2013) using the theme Communities matter @ 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 Communities matter @ 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: mmcfarlane@ala.org.

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2012 Winner(s)

Sacramento (Calf.) Public Library

Using the "You belong @ your library" theme, the library will present a series of programs during National Library Week aimed at the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, questioning, intersex and ally (GLBTQIA) community.