National Network of Libraries of Medicine
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GREATER MIDWEST REGION

Funding

The Greater Midwest Region office of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) offers funding to support the NN/LM mission:

To advance the progress of medicine and improve the public health by providing all U.S. health professionals with equal access to biomedical information; and improving the public's access to information to enable them to make informed decisions about their health. The Program is coordinated by the National Library of Medicine and carried out through a nationwide network of health science libraries and information centers.

The NLM Division of Extramural Programs (EP)  provides grants and fellowships to organizations and individuals interested in applying computers and telecommunication for improving storage, retrieval, access, and use of biomedical information.

For questions regarding awards, please contact the GMR office at gmr-lib@uiowa.edu.

 

Funding Opportunities

Titlesort descending Amount/Application Deadline Description Funding Period/Status
Community Outreach Award Up to $5,000 Improve consumer understanding of quality health information resources available on the Internet so that they make better-informed health care decisions throughout the GMR by working collaboratively...
10/14/2016 to 04/30/2017

Open
Digital Divide Award Up to $8,000 The purpose of this award is to improve consumer and health provider access to NLM resources and improve understanding of quality health information resources available on the Internet in areas and/...
10/14/2016 to 04/30/2017

Open
Emergency Preparedness Award Up to $10,000 To train public library staff on the use of NLM/NIH disaster health resources using curriculum developed by the NN/LM, DIMRC, and locally; increase the role of public libraries in emergency...
09/12/2016 to 04/30/2017

Open
Express Outreach Award Up to $10,000 To develop and implement outreach and education programs that reach health professionals in the Region with a focus on underserved health communities and health professionals that work in these...
09/12/2016 to 04/30/2017

Open
Native and Tribal Health Award Up to $5,000 This award supports the mission of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, to advance the progress of medicine and improve the public health by providing all U.S.
10/01/2016 to 04/30/2017

Open
Outreach Library Award Up to $5,000 To create a distributed network of libraries throughout the GMR in order to broaden access to and awareness of health information resources provided by the National Library of Medicine. This award is...
10/01/2016 to 04/30/2017

Closed
Professional Development Award Up to $2,000 To provide the opportunity for Network members to keep current on health sciences information topics and resources such as PubMed so that health professionals receive quality support from GMR Network...
09/12/2016 to 04/30/2017

Open
Technology Improvement Award Up to $5,000 To improve access to biomedical information and increase access to National Library of Medicine (NLM) resources, such as PubMed, TOXNET, ClinicalTrials.gov, MedlinePlus, and MedPix. This award...
09/12/2016 to 04/30/2017

Open