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Funding

The National Network of Libraries of Medicine funds projects to advance the National Library of Medicine's mission to improve access to health information. Below is a list of funding categories for 2020-2021.
For Upcoming Award Cycle. More information will be made available closer to the posted date.
You can look at the request for proposal documents within each award to start planning.  

Application Deadlines
Posted Date: December 17, 2019
Application Due Date: March 20, 2020
Notification of Awards: On or before April 17, 2020
Award Start Date: May 1, 2020
 


Application Templates - Proposal

Application Template​s (please only use these for planning purposes. You will need to fill out the online application to be considered for an award)
Outreach - NNLM Subaward Application Template (use this for the Improvement, Data, and Outreach award types)
Professional Development​ - NNLM Subaward Application Template (use this for the Professional Development Award only)

 


More Information on Applying for Funding

Overview of the Application System
Application Video Tutorial (YouTube)
Grants & Proposal Writing Class from NNLM - webinar from NNLM (On-Demand class )
Proposal Writing Support
2017-2018 Funding Webinar (detailed instructions and breakdown of putting together a proposal. Most info Applicable regardless of funding year)


Forms/Information Reporting


*Distribution of Funds

The distribution of grant payments will be based upon a cost reimbursement model. This requires invoices and documentation of costs on a monthly basis to be submitted for approval and payment. As a result, grantees are required to expend local funds upfront and invoice the NNLM NER for incurred expenses. Invoices and accompanying documentation are to be e-mailed to martha.meacham2@umassmed.edu or cheryl.lavallee@umassmed.edu.


Funding Opportunities

Title Amount/Application Deadline Description Funding Period/Status
All of Us Research Program Outreach Up to $15,000
03/20/2020 (All day)
Support public libraries in outreach projects that involve information and education about the All of Us Research Program and health information literacy. 05/01/2020 to 04/30/2021
Closed
All of Us Research Program Improvement Up to $10,000
03/20/2020 (All day)
Enhance technology access to and delivery of All of Us Research Program and health literacy information in public libraries. 05/01/2020 to 04/30/2021
Closed
Professional Development up to $5,000
03/20/2020 (All day)
Applications will open December 17, 2019 for the next funding cycle (May 1, 2020 - April 30, 2021) 05/01/2020 to 04/30/2021
Closed
Improvement up to $7,000
03/20/2020 (All day)
Applications will open December 17, 2019 for the next funding cycle (May 1, 2020 - April 30, 2021) 05/01/2020 to 04/30/2021
Closed
Data up to $10,000
03/20/2020 (All day)
Applications will open December 17, 2019 for the next funding cycle (May 1, 2020 - April 30, 2021) 05/01/2020 to 04/30/2021
Closed
Outreach up to $10,000
03/20/2020 (All day)
Applications will open December 17, 2019 for the next funding cycle (May 1, 2020 - April 30, 2021) 05/01/2020 to 04/30/2021
Open