FY2016 Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) Grant Round

Update, November 10, 2014: The FY2016 Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant round was announced at the November 2014 board meeting. Application materials and fact sheets for the upcoming round are now available on this page.

  • FY2016 Grant Announcement Letter (MS Word) (PDF)
  • LSTA Policies and Procedures (PDF)
  • Letter of Intent Form (MS Word) (PDF)
  • LSTA Calendar (PDF)

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. (Note: All files below are PDFs.)

Digital & Media Literacy

Literacy Programs

Outreach to Those We Serve

Preservation & Digitization

Staff Development

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 11/10/2014