2021-2022 LSTA Professional Development Grants
NFLS is offering competitive grants of up to $1000 to support costs for library staff attendance at professional development events, webinars or trainings. Individual library staff members are eligible to apply on their own behalf. Currently, there is no cap on the total amount of funds that staff members from one library can apply for and receive.
Grant funds can be used for professional development events from July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2022. If you have already registered for an event (ARSL or WLA), you may apply for reimbursement from the grant as long as it falls within the above time frame.
Eligible use of grant funds include:
How to apply:
Initially, the grant funds will be distributed in 2 cycles:
In March 2022, NFLS will reevaluate the remaining grant funds to determine how the grant funds can best be utilized.
Please contact Hannah Good Zima at 920-448-4410, ext. 2, or at email@example.com with any questions regarding the grant program.
Select the link to download the forms:
LSTA Professional Development Grant Info
LSTA Professional Development Grant Application (WORD)
LSTA Professional Development Grant Application (PDF)