Grants Through the Illinois State
Grants Page of the Illinois State Library
- Click on the grant program that you wish information on
Library Services and Technology Act LSTA
Public Library Per Capita Grants
School Per Capita
Looking for ideas on grants try the link titled
“Grants You’ll Wish You’d Thought Of”
Schools and Libraries
(Universal Service Discounts)
Schools and Libraries Corporation
Other Grant Resources
The Gates Library Foundation
Foundation -- This foundation donates hardcover Children's books to
small rural public libraries).
The University of Illinois at Springfield has a
Department of Education Technology Innovation challenge Grants (for
Useful Grant Resources on the Web - Foundations:
Council on Foundations - This site provides information about research,
publications, conferences, and workshops plus many links to other sites.
Donor's Forum of Chicago - A web site that provides information about
the Donor's Forum publications, services, and links to foundations.
The Foundation Center - There are many facets to this web site: an
online philanthropic journal, links to foundation web sites, an online
librarian, short courses for writing proposals and researching
Foundations.org - This is a directory of charitable grantmakers.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) Grants & Awards - The NSF
funds research and education in science and engineering through grants,
contracts, and cooperative agreements.
The Grantsmanship Center - Another multifaceted web site. The Grantsmanship Center focuses on training people to
do research and write proposals, but also available at this site are good
publications, and the ability to search the Federal Register and The
Catalog for Federal Domestic Assistance.