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 2016 is a multi-lingual take on "Read for the fun of it!" Applicants for the grant should demonstrate how the funds will help support innovative reading or literacies programs aimed at the 22% of the nation's youth who speak a language other than English at home.
Individual library branches within a larger system are welcome to apply. The application deadline is June 1, 2016. Grant recipients will be announced the week of July 11, 2016.
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 Anna Lam at 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.