Funding Application Deadline Coming Soon
February 1, 2010 is the application deadline for several of the funding opportunities available from the NN/LM SCR office:
Express Outreach Award:
The purpose of this funding award is to support a wide range of outreach projects aimed at improving access to and use of the National Library of Medicine’s databases to improve access to health and biomedical information. Seven (7) projects up to $5,000 each will be available.
Information Access Improvement Project Award:
The purpose of this funding award is to help improve access to Internet-based health information including National Library of Medicine products and services. Funds can be used to purchase computers, broadband access or any resource needed to access online health information. Nine (9) projects up to $5,000 each will be available.
DOCLINE Library Improvement Project Award:
The purpose of this funding award is to provide an opportunity to DOCLINE (a document delivery system) libraries, or libraries that are interested in becoming full DOCLINE users, to expand and improve existing library services. Five (5) projects up to $5,000 each will be available.
EFTS Assistance Award:
The purpose of this award is to promote participation in the Electronic Funds Transfer (EFTS) System among libraries that are not currently EFTS members due to institutional barriers. Five (5) projects of up to $200 each will be available.
Examples of previously funded projects for most of these awards can be found at: http://nnlm.gov/scr/funding/scrfunded.html