School Library Access Mini-Grants

SLA Mini-Grant School Year 2017-2018:

Apply for $1,000 - $5,000 in grant funds to purchase additional books for your school library during the school year and change check out policy for the lowest grades.

Eligibility requirements:

  • A paid, contracted staff member must carry out the day-to-day oversight and operations of the library;
  • School has not received these grant funds before (see list of previously funded schools); 
  • School administration agrees to all grant requirements; and 
  • Must be a publicly funded Idaho school serving Kindergarten and 1st grade students.

Deadline:  Applications must be postmarked no later than February 24, 2017.

SLA Mini-Grant Summer 2018: 

Apply for $5,000 in grant funds to increase access to books during the summer. This opportunity is for schools that have received a School Access Grant in past years. 

Eligibility Requirements:

  • A paid, contracted staff member must carry out the day-to-day oversight and operations of the school library; 
  • The school HAS previously received a School Library Mini-Grant (see list of previously funded schools); 
  • School administration agrees to all the grant requirements; and
  • Must be a publicly funded Idaho school serving any grades K-6.

Deadline:  Applications must be postmarked no later than February 24, 2017.