FY2016 Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) Grant Round

The FY2016 Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant round will be announced during the week of November 10th, 2014. After the announcement, application materials and fact sheets for the upcoming round will be available on this page.

  • FY 2016 Grant Announcement Letter*
  • LSTA Policies and Procedures (MS Word) (PDF)*
  • Letter of Intent Form (MS Word) (PDF)*
  • LSTA Calendar*
    * These documents will be posted after the grant round is announced.

Current Offerings (organized by theme & library type)

Fact sheets with specific information and details about the following grants will be available after the FY2016 grant round is announced.

Statewide Database Literacy

  • The World Around Us: Our Town & Beyond - Academic, School, & Public Libraries
    Contact: Marlene Heroux, ext. 250 | marlene.heroux@state.ma.us

Literacy Programs

Outreach to Those We Serve

Preservation & Digitization

Staff Development

Networks Only

Your Ideas

  • Innovative "Open" Program - All Types of Libraries
    Note: If you are applying for the Innovative "Open" program, you must include a summary (approximately 150-200 words) of your proposed project with your Letter of Intent. We recommend you speak with a consultant about your program idea as soon as possible.
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Page last updated on 10/21/2014