National Network of Libraries of Medicine
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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 2019-2020.
Application Deadlines
Posted Date: February 11, 2019
Application Due Date: April 5, 2019
Notification of Awards: April 19, 2019
Award Start Date: May 1, 2019

Individual Forms - Proposal

 Statement of Intent To Establish A Consortium Agreement

More Information on Applying for Funding

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

Forms/Information Reporting

Invoice Template (Word Doc)
Evaluation & Reporting Forms - From the National Evaluation Office (Training Evaluations, Exhibits, Technology Reports) 

*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 or

Funding Opportunities

Title Amount/Application Deadline Description Funding Period/Status
All of Us Research Program Community Engagement Up to $15,000 Support public libraries in outreach projects that involve information and education about the All of Us Research Program and health information literacy. 05/01/2019 to 04/30/2020
All of Us Research Program Technology Up to $10,000 Enhance technology access to and delivery of All of Us Research Program and health literacy information in public libraries. 05/01/2019 to 04/30/2020
Technology up to $7,000
04/05/2019 (All day)
Enhance technology access to and delivery of health information for Network Members, health professionals, and consumers. 05/01/2019 to 04/30/2020
Professional Development up to $5,000
04/05/2019 (All day)
Support the development of instructional programs that improve the knowledge and skills of librarians and/or health information professionals. 05/01/2019 to 04/30/2020
Knowledge & Data Management up to $10,000
04/05/2019 (All day)
Support projects that stimulate innovations in biomedical knowledge or data management and information or research services at the health care or research institution. 05/01/2019 to 04/30/2020
Community Engagement up to $10,000
04/05/2019 (All day)
Support short-term outreach projects that involve advancing health information resources in collaboration with local community groups. 05/01/2019 to 04/30/2020