Grant Opportunities



Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund Grants
DEADLINE: April 1, 2017
The WCTF can provide grant funding for all forms of arts and culture. Grant requests should be no greater than $50,000. Previous awards have averaged approximately $15,000. Two grant application deadlines annually: April 1 for projects beginning after July 1 and Oct. 1 for projects beginning after Jan. 1. Grant applications should address projects/events/ activities that are not traditionally served by, do not qualify for, or are beyond the programs or resources of the State Historic Preservation Office, Wyoming Arts Council or Wyoming Humanities Council.

Loleta D. Fyan Grant
DEADLINE: Jan. 10, 2017
The American Library Association’s Office for Research and Statistics is now accepting applications for the Loleta D. Fyan Grant, a grant for up to $5,000 for the improvement of public libraries and the services they provide. The project should: result in the development and improvement of public libraries and the services they provide; have the potential for broader impact and application beyond meeting a specific local need; be designed to effect changes in public library services that are innovative and responsive to the future; and be capable of completion within one year. Applicants can include but are not limited to: local, regional or state libraries, associations or organizations, including units of the ALA; library schools; or individuals.

World War I and America Grants
DEADLINE: Jan. 13, 2017
Stipends of $1200–$1800 are available to all public, academic, and community college libraries, museums and historical societies, and nonprofit community organizations for public programming exploring the First World War and its resonances today.

Pat Carterette Professional Development Grant
DEADLINE: Feb. 15, 2017
The ALA Learning Round Table will award up to $1,000 to an individual to attend a professional development event between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018. The award recipient will be required to share their new learning with other Round Table members in some way (newsletter, blog, list serve, etc.) Applicants do not have to be ALA members to apply.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.