Through funding from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation, YALSA will offer ten $1,000 grants to recognize outstanding Teen Read Week activities from its members!
The theme for Teen Read Week 2017 is "Unleash Your Story." Applicants for the grant should demonstrate how the funds will help support teens in writing, telling and sharing their own stories as well as finding stories, biographies, autobiographies, folktales, and more in their local library.
Individual library branches within a larger system are welcome to apply. The application deadline is June 1, 2017. Grant recipients will be announced the week of July 10, 2017.
To determine if you are eligible, you must answer yes to the following questions
Please follow the link below to the online application.
Questions? Contact Taylor Crossley firstname.lastname@example.org
Want more Grants?
YALSA members are eligible to apply for over $150,000 worth of grants, awards and stipends from YALSA each year, as well as all of ALA's grants. ALA/YALSA membership starts at just $60 per year. Learn more or join at www.ala.org/yalsa/join.