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FY2019 LSTA Grant Round Information

MBLC offers grants annually. Grants awarded in the current application cycle will begin in October 2018.

Letters of intent for this round were due on December 7, 2017.  See the Grant Process Lifecycle or Grant Round Calendar (PDF) for an overview of the application process and grant deadlines.

Eligibility Requirements

Libraries are eligible for this grant round if they meet the following criteria:

  • A current long range plan on file with the MBLC as of October 1, 2017
  • An FY 2019 action plan on file with the MBLC as of December 1, 2017
  • A member of the Massachusetts Library System
  • (Public libraries ONLY) Certified to participate in the State Aid program for 2017

Grant Round Announcement (FY2019)

LSTA Grant Writing Workshops (FY2019)

Fact Sheets

For More Information

Robert Favini, Head of Library Advisory and Development
617-725-1860 x237
(in Massachusetts) 800-952-7403, x237

Amy Clayton, Administrative Coordinator
617-725-1860 x228
(in Massachusetts) 800-952-7403, x228