Summer Reading Program Mini-Grants

NYS SRP Summer Reading Mini-Grants: This year the summer reading mini-grants are focused in two distinct areas. Member Libraries can apply for one:

  • Inquiry Based Programming for Families: 20 mini-grants of $500 each are available to MHLS member libraries to incentivize collaborations with agencies that affect their community, and provide interactive inquiry based programs for families.Applications must be received by April 9, 2015. Information & Guidelines This is funded through Family Literacy Library Service Program funds, received from the NYS Library Division of Library Development for ‚ÄúSummer Reading at New York Libraries through Public Library Systems”. 
  • Expanding Adult Literacy through Digital and/or Arts Programming: 10 mini-grants of $500 each are available to MHLS member libraries to incentivize collaborations with agencies that affect their community, and expand adult literacy through digital and/or arts programming.Applications must be received by April 9, 2015. Information & Guidelines This is funded through Coordinated Outreach Services Program funds, received from the NYS Library Division of Library Development.