From the Illinois State Library (ISL) website--
The Live and Learn Construction Grant Program, funded by an annual state legislative appropriation, assists public libraries with construction costs in their facilities. Grants are awarded based on recommendations from a statewide committee following a review process. Local money is matched by state grants, except for Mini-Grants.
- Remodeling for Accessibility - Grant award range: $2,500-$50,000
- Mini-grants - Grant award range: $2,500-$35,000
- New Construction/Remodeling - Grant award range: $25,000-$125,000
Deadline: January 15, 2022
For category details, requirements, and to apply, visit the ISL website.