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Beyond Words: Dollar General School Library Relief Fund  
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Guidelines

bullet Schools may request grants in the range of $5,000 to $15,000.

bullet Funds granted by Beyond Words are in addition to any federal, state or local assistance received.

bullet Grants may not be used to supplant money normally budgeted for the school library program.

bullet Only the online application will be accepted. No faxed, emailed or printed forms will be accepted. Look over your application carefully before submitting. We recommend you save your content information in your own MS Word file before submitting.

bullet Grant applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis. Applications will be reviewed the first of each month.

bullet Applicants will be notified by mail and email within eight weeks of submission.

bullet Funds must be expended within 180 days of the awarding of the grant.

bullet Within one year, grant recipients will be required to complete a report briefly describing how this grant impacted their school library program.

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