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Funding

UPDATE: If you notify us by Friday, May 31, of your interest in applying for an award, we can extend your application deadline to Sunday, June 9. Email rml4@rml4.utah.edu to extend.

The NNLM MCR has funds for Network members to help improve library services. Not only does the NNLM MCR offer funding but we want your proposal to be successful. Staff are always ready and willing to discuss whether your idea is fundable and review proposals before you submit them.

Please check out our current award opportunities listed here:

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Collaborate on a program or project with a community group, school or library.
Fund a public library program or programs.
Conduct a programming-related project requiring larger funding in certain locations.
Engage in professional development.
Try out citizen science in my library.
Upgrade technology.
Promote diversity.

 

Resources on Funding

Funding Opportunities

Title Amount/Application Deadline Description Funding Period/Status
Professional Development Subaward up to $1500
03/15/2020 (All day)

Late Applications will not be accepted
The purpose of this award is to support individuals at NNLM MCR Network member institutions to expand professional knowledge and experience to provide improved health information access to healthca 05/01/2019 to 04/15/2020
Open
K-12 Populations Professional Development Subaward up to $1000
03/15/2020 (All day)

Late applications will not be accepted
Education with K-12 Populations Emphasis Professional Development Subaward seeks to support K-12 populations, at Network member institutions, by meeting professional development needs by imp 05/01/2019 to 04/15/2020
Open
Library & Information Science Student Professional Development up to $1500
07/31/2019 (All day)

Late Applications will not be accepted
The purpose of this award is to support students enrolled in a Library & Information Science program at a University located in the NNLM MCR in expanding their professional knowledge and experi 05/01/2019 to 01/25/2020
Open
HOSA Professional Development Subaward up to $1500
07/31/2019 (All day)

Late Applications will not be accepted
The purpose of this award is to support members of Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) in the NNLM MCR in expanding their professional knowledge and experience to provide improved health 05/01/2019 to 04/15/2020
Open
Public Library Programming Subaward up to $2500
05/31/2019 - 6:00pm

Late Applications will not be accepted
Support public library programming at Network member institutions to increase the awareness of and education on health topics incorporating NLM and/or NNLM health information resources relevant to 05/01/2019 to 01/25/2020
Open
K-12 School Partnership General Subaward up to $2500
05/31/2019 - 6:00pm

Late Applications will not be accepted
Support new or enhance existing collaborative projects between a library (public, community college, or health sciences) and K-12 school stakeholders (school library, school nurse, health/science t 05/01/2019 to 01/25/2020
Open
Technology Improvement Award up to $2000
05/31/2019 (All day)

Late Applications will not be accepted
Supports MCR Network member libraries interested in upgrading or purchasing technology used to ensure access to high quality health information. 05/01/2019 to 01/25/2020
Open
Specialized K-12 Outreach: Substance Misuse Subaward up to $2500
05/31/2019 (All day)

Late Applications will not be accepted
Specialized K-12 Outreach: Substance Misuse Subaward seeks to support the increase in awareness on substance misuse in public education. 05/01/2019 to 01/25/2020
Open
Library Marketing Professional Development Award up to $1500
05/31/2019 (All day)

Late Applications will not be accepted
The purpose of this award is to support librarians or library staff of MCR member institutions to attend the Library Marketing & Communications Conference in November 2019 in St. Louis, Missouri... 05/01/2019 to 03/31/2020
Open
Library Engagement Technology up to $5000
05/31/2019 (All day)

Late Applications will not be accepted
The National Network of Libraries of Medicine, MidContinental Region (NNLM MCR), under a cooperative agreement grant with the U.S. 07/01/2019 to 01/25/2020
Open
K-12 Partnership Project: Citizen Science and NNLM Resources Subaward up to $1000
05/31/2019 (All day)

Late Applications will not be accepted
K-12 Partnership Project: Citizen Science and NLM Resources Subaward - seeks to support the K-12 Network members better integrate NLM resources into their educational environment. 05/01/2019 to 01/25/2020
Open
Diverse Populations and Program Inclusion Subaward up to $2500
05/31/2019 (All day)

Late Applications will not be accepted
The purpose of this subaward is to support partnerships and connections with Network member institutions and community-based organizations who are actively addressing diversity and inclusion succes 07/01/2019 to 01/25/2020
Open
Community-Based Organization Engagement Subaward up to $2500
05/31/2019 (All day)

Late Applications will not be accepted
Support short-term outreach projects that involve advancing health information resources in collaboration with local community groups 05/01/2019 to 01/25/2020
Open
Citizen Scientist Support Award up to $3000
05/31/2019 (All day)

Late Applications will not be accepted
Supports Citizen Science projects taking place in NNLM MCR Network Member Institutions. 05/01/2019 to 01/25/2020
Open
All of Us Library Programs and Projects Community Engagement (small) up to $5000
05/31/2019 (All day)

Late Applications will not be accepted
The purpose of this award is to support short-term library programs and related projects that involve advancing health information resources. 07/01/2019 to 01/25/2020
Open

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