Applications Open for OLA Conference Grants
ODL is offering grants to help public library staff attend the 2017 Oklahoma Library Association Conference April 24–26.
- be active, certified staff
- be currently employed in a public library in Oklahoma
- have earned less than $35,000 in 2016 (gross income)
- work at a public library or library system that is eligible for State Aid in FY17.
Download Grant Information and Application
Download the OLA Conference Agenda
Grant applications must be submitted via e-mail by March 24.
Due to funding, this will be the only ODL Continuing Education Conference Grant offered this year.
Send your application to our new Certification Specialist, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Continuing Education Grant provides funding for active certified librarians to attend their choice of a library conference offered in 2016. The choices are:
- Oklahoma Library Association (OLA) conference in Tulsa, OK, March 30 – April 1, 2016
- Texas Library Association (TLA) conference in Houston, TX, April 19 – 22, 2016
Applications are due February 26, 2016.
Grants will be awarded to library staff meeting the eligibility requirements. See more information on eligibility requirements and application procedures. For questions, contact us.
Continuing Education Conference Grant
The Oklahoma Department of Libraries is pleased to announce the availability of this Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant opportunity through the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). We hope that you will take advantage of this grant announcement opportunity to improve library service in the state.
This grant provides funding for active certified librarians of Level II, III, IV or V to attend the Public Library Association biennial conference April 5-9, 2016 in Denver, Colorado.
The Grant Application deadline is November 30, 2015!
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Community Health Improvement Grant
The Oklahoma Department of Libraries is pleased to announce the availability of this Institute for Museum and Library Services and State of Oklahoma competitive grant to Oklahoma Public Librarians who wish to improve the health outcomes in their service area. We hope that you will take advantage of this opportunity. Below you will find the details pertaining to this grant.
The grant submission deadline is September 30, 2015.
You will use the following for reporting purposes after a grant is awarded:
Recipients should send all inquiries to:
Oklahoma Department of Libraries
200 Northeast 18th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73105-3298
Email or call 405.522.3317