Agency: Institute of Museum & Library Sciences; Program: Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program (CFDA Number: 45.313) (Funding Opportunity Number: LB21-FY18-1); Eligibility: Public and private libraries; Funding: $3.7 million for 11 awards; Deadline: Jan. 16.
Summary: School libraries are eligible for this effort. This program supports early career development of new library faculty members who are likely to become leaders in library and information science (http://tinyurl.com/njpj5vn). Grantees will conduct research on any topic in library and information science. IMLS offers guidance on the program’s website at: http://tinyurl.com/3uql4tm
Info: https://goo.gl/Z2p2BQ (NOFA); Mary Alice Ball, 202/653-4730; e-mail, email@example.com or Sandra Toro, 202-653-4662; e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org or Tim Carrigan, senior library program officer, 202/653-4639 or email@example.com (email).