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Native Hawaiian Library Services

Deadline: 
May 17, 2017
Grant Info: 

Application: The Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for FY 2017 is now available.

Program Overview: Native Hawaiian Library Services grant projects may enhance existing library services or implement new library services.

Grant Amount: $10,000 to $150,000

Cost Share Requirements: None

Grant Period: Up to two years

Eligibility: Native Hawaiian Library Services grants are available to nonprofit organizations that primarily serve and represent Native Hawaiians (as the term is defined in 20 U.S.C. § 7517). The term "Native Hawaiian" refers to an individual who is a citizen of the United States and a descendant of the aboriginal people who, before 1778, occupied and exercised sovereignty in the area that now comprises the State of Hawaii.

Program Contacts:

For questions about project activities, eligibility, and allowability of costs, contact:

Dr. Sandra Toro, Senior Program Office
202-653-4662
storo@imls.gov

For questions about application requirements and deadlines, contact:

Aly DesRochers, Program Specialist
202-653-4719
adesrochers@imls.gov

Grant Program Webinars: We invite you to participate in a pre-application webinar to learn more about the program and ask questions.

  • Wednesday, April 5, 2017, 2-3 pm EST