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Finding and applying for grants can seem overwhelming, but with the right resources and a little perserverence, the grant writing process can be extremely beneficial. You'll learn how to identify needs within the community, build long-lasting partnerships, and establish new connections.
- Writing your first grant? Grant Writing Tips for Beginners, is a great place to start.
- Visit the UIUC Grants, Fellowships, and Scholarships LibGuide to gain insight on the entire process.
- Make sure your grant proposals earn the attention they deserve by learning the elements of a good grant proposal.
- Learn how to navigate grant writing terrain by viewing these archived webinars:
Most Recently Added
News / Last Modified: 23 August 2013
Public libraries may now apply for FY2014 Live and Learn Public Library Construction grants.
News / Last Modified: 02 August 2013
Secretary of State and State Librarian Jesse White has awarded nearly $5.5 million in FY14 Adult Literacy Grants.
News / Last Modified: 26 July 2013
The Illinois State Library will be providing two video conferences and two webinars to assist those applying for FY2014 Public Library Per Capita grants.
Webinar / Last Modified: 25 July 2013
FY2014 Public Library Per Capita and Equalization Aid Grant Applications are due on October 15, 2013 by 11:59 p.m. CST.