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Funding

The Network of the National Library 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.

Application Deadlines
Posted Date: December 17, 2019
Application Due Date: September 30, 2020
Notification of Awards: On or before October 14, 2020
Award Start Date: November 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

2020-2021 Funding Webinar - PowerPoint - Recording
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 jessica.kilham@umassmed.edu or cheryl.lavallee@umassmed.edu.


Funding Opportunities

Title Amount/Application Deadlinesort ascending Description Funding Period/Status
Improvement up to $7,000
10/02/2020 (All day)
Enhance technology access to and delivery of health information for Network Members, health professionals, and consumers. 05/01/2020 to 04/30/2021
Open
Professional Development up to $5,000
10/02/2020 (All day)
Support the development of instructional programs that improve the knowledge and skills of librarians and/or health information professionals. 05/01/2020 to 04/30/2021
Open
All of Us Research Program Outreach Up to $15,000
03/20/2020 (All day)
Applications for the AoURP awards will be opening soon. Please review the request documents to start planning. 05/01/2020 to 04/30/2021
Closed
Outreach up to $10,000
10/02/2020 (All day)
Support short-term outreach projects that involve advancing health information resources in collaboration with local community groups. 05/01/2020 to 04/30/2021
Open
Data up to $10,000
10/02/2020 (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. 05/01/2020 to 04/30/2021
Open
All of Us Research Program Improvement Up to $10,000
03/20/2020 (All day)
Applications for the AoURP awards will be opening soon. Please review the request documents to start planning. 05/01/2020 to 04/30/2021
Closed