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Grants for Public Libraries

Information on LSTA grants and other funding opportunities.

Grants For Maryland Public Libraries

Hello and welcome! This is the central hub of information regarding grants for the Maryland State Library. Please use the buttons to the left to navigate.

Grant Start & End Dates

  • MLA Conference Grants 2021, January 15, 2021 - June 30, 2021 (All final reports due July 30, 2021)
  • Staff Development Grants 2020-2021, July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021 (All final reports due July 30, 2021)
  • CARES Act Grants 2020-2021, April 21, 2020 - September 30, 2021 (All final reports due October 30, 2021)
  • Competitive Grants 2020-2021, July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021 (All final reports due July 30, 2021)
  • Statewide Grants 2020-2021, July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021 (All final reports due July 30, 2021)
  • ARPA-LSTA Grants 2021-2022, July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2022

Maryland State Library Grant Portal Login Link
(Please note: Public Library Directors designate library staff who have licenses to use this Electronic Grants Management System.)

https://msla.force.com/grant/s/
 

 

Dates to Remember

 

January 31, 2021 - All final reports due for MLA Conference grants from 2020.

January 31, 2021 - All interim reports due for staff development, statewide, and competitive grants.

February 15, 2021 - NOGAs go out for MLA Conference grants to system directors.

June 4, 2021 - ARPA Competitive Grant Applications due.

June 30, 2021 - End of state fiscal year and grant period for FFY20.

July 30, 2021 - All final reports and reimbursements are due, MLA Conference, Statewide, Staff Development, and Competitive grants.

October 30, 2021 - All final reports and reimbursements due for CARES Act.

Please forward all complete interim and final reports to your grant liaison.

 
 
This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
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