Application: The Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for FY 2020 (PDF, 310KB) is now available.
Grant Amount: $6,000 - $10,000
Grant Period: One Year
Program Overview: The goal of the FY 2020 Native American Library Services Basic Grants Program is to support existing library operations and maintain core library services.

Cost Share Requirements: There are no requirements for cost sharing in this program.

Eligibility: Indian tribes are eligible to apply for funding under the Native American Library Services Basic Grants Program. See the Notice of Funding Opportunity for eligibility criteria for this program.

If you have questions, we encourage you to contact:

For questions about eligibility, your Library Services Plan and project activities, the Digital Product Form, or your Budget, including allowability of costs:

Anthony Smith
Associate Deputy Director

For questions about application requirements and deadlines:

Sarah Boonie
Program Specialist

Grant Program Webinars:
We invite you to watch a pre-application webinar to learn more about the FY20 Native American Library Services: Basic Grants program.

Learn more about accessing IMLS webinars at the bottom of the Webinars page of the IMLS website.