Whole Kids Foundation Bee Grants
DEADLINE: October 15, 2022
These grant programs allow for schools and non-profit organizations to receive support for educational beehives and bee programming so students can observe bees up close and learn about the vital role these pollinators play in our food system.
DEADLINE: November 4, 2022
The American Library Association Publishing Committee provides a grant of up to $5,000 for the preparation of print or electronic reading lists, indexes or other guides to library resources that promote reading or the use of library resources at any type of library.
Exploring Human Origins: Promoting a National Conversation on Human Evolution
DEADLINE: November 7, 2022
The American Library Association (ALA), in collaboration with the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History’s (NMNH) Human Origins Program, invites applications from public libraries interested in hosting the traveling exhibition “Exploring Human Origins: Promoting a National Conversation on Human Evolution.” Six public libraries will be selected to present the exhibition in their communities. Experts from the NMNH Human Origins Program will present in-person or virtual programming at the participating libraries.
Carol McMurry Library Endowment Individual Grants for Continuing Education
DEADLINE: November 30, 2022
Want to attend a conference or workshop to build your library skills? Take an online course? Start working toward that library media specialist endorsement or master’s degree in library science? Funds are available to those working or volunteering in Wyoming libraries through the Carol McMurry Library Endowment Individual Grants for Continuing Education. Applications are accepted six times during the year. The next deadline is November 30, 2022, for continuing education events starting no earlier than January 1, 2023.
American Library Association Graduate Program Scholarships
DEADLINE: March 1, 2023
The American Library Association (ALA) has more than $300,000 available to students who are studying in library science or school library media programs at the master’s degree level. Scholarships range from $2,500 to $8,000 per student per year. They include scholarships for students who are interested in children’s librarianship, youth librarianship, federal librarianship, new media and library automation. In addition, there are also scholarships available for minorities, persons with disabilities and people who are already employed in libraries but do not have an MLS.