Grants and Awards
Grant and Awards Program Information
Key West Literary Seminar Scholarships
The Key West Literary Seminar offers ten full scholarships for librarians who wish to attend its annual Seminar (January 7-10, 2016). They seek a diverse group of individuals who are making positive impacts upon readers in their communities. Applications must be received by June 30, 2015. Scholarship recipients will be notified by August 1.
ASIS&T/Thomson Reuters Outstanding Information Science Teacher Award
The Thomson Reuters Outstanding Information Science Teacher Award recognizes the unique teaching contribution of an individual as a teacher of information science. Maximum award: $1,000; Deadline: August 1, 2015.
Fund for Teachers Grants
The Fund for Teachers provides funds for direct grants to teachers to support summer learning opportunities of their own design. Maximum award: $5,000. Eligibility: teachers who work with students in grades pre-kindergarten through 12, with a minimum of three years teaching experience, full-time, spending at least 50 percent of the time in the classroom at the time grants are approved and made. Deadline: varies by state.
June 3, 2015