Applications are still being accepted for two kinds of mini grants for 2013 summer reading programs made possible by YALSA and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. Apply today!
- Summer Reading Funding: Twenty libraries that provide programming to underserved teens will receive $1,000 to support their outstanding literacy focused summer reading program.
- Summer Reading Teen Assistant Funding: Twenty $1,000 grants are available to be used to recruit, train and compensate teen assistants to help with summer reading programs.
Individual library branches within a larger system may apply. Deadline extended to January 14, 2013. Apply at www.ala.org/yalsa/awardsandgrants/yalsaawardsgrants.