The Colorado State Library is offering a 2014 Mini-Grant Program for Colorado public libraries to begin or enhance STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) services and collections for any age. Priority will be given to libraries below 10,000 Legal Service Area (LSA) population and libraries in non-metro locations. Grants are for $250 each, with a required $60 match in local funds.
The mini-grant deadline for 2014 has passed. Please watch for the application for the 2015 mini-grant this December!
Click below for the 2014 Mini-Grant Guidelines:
Mini-Grant Information (PDF)
This information may be helpful for libraries who are considering applying for a mini-grant.
Ideas for STEM-Related Equipment
2014 Report Information
All mini-grant recipients will be expected to complete a report by September 18, 2014.
All mini-grant recipients also must submit copies or scans of receipts for all items they purchased with grant and matching funds by September 18, 2013.
About the 2014 Summer Reading ProgramCheck out the 2014 SRP Resources page for more on the STEM theme.
This project is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services.