On the Road to Recovery: Transforming Library Spaces

Focus: 
Community Support
Target: 
Public
Deadline: 
Sunday, August 15, 2021
Notes: 

The Illinois State Library is currently offering the On the Road to Recovery: Transforming Library Spaces grant which provides funds from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) of 2021. 

Purpose

  • Offer funding to prioritize health and safety while taking progressive steps that best fit individual reopening plans and restore regular library operations. Allowable costs include acrylic barriers/plexiglass shields, charging stations, self-checkout kiosk or system, cleaning supplies to disinfect devices, and more.

Amount

Requests ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 per library building or branch location will be considered, with one application accepted per agency.

Due Date: August 15, 2021

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