The following contains excerpts of a press release issued by the federal Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) announcing the application deadline for the Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Grant. The application deadline is December 15, 2008.
Washington, DC-The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) invites proposals from libraries, archives, and library agencies, associations, and consortia for the Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian grant program.
The grant period for these projects is up to three years, except for doctoral program projects, which may be up to four years.
IMLS staff will be hosting two audio conference calls to provide an opportunity for prospective applicants to learn more about the Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian grant program. The calls will be held on the following dates and times: