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Grants for Libraries: Funded Projects in Florida

Resources supporting the FLA 2018 presentation: Unleash your librarian superpowers to author winning grant proposals.

Funded Grants in Florida

A Snapshot of Funded Projects in Florida

Since 2013, libraries in Florida have received:

  • 600+ grant awards 
  • Grants range in amount from $500 - $500,000
  • Common sources include the IMLS, NEH, community foundations, and LSTA grants

Sample projects:

  • Boynton Beach City Library, Library Services and Technology Act (2017) $35,000 to digitize Lake Worth Herald Newspapers
  • Seminole County Public Library, Institute of Museum And Library Services (2016) Sparks! Ignition Grants for Libraries - $10,000 to support Seminole Teens Empower and Mentor) program
  • University Of Miami, Andrew W. Mellon Foundation (2016) - $500,000 to support collaborations between the campus art museum and library 
  • Florida State University, Institute of Museum And Library Services (2016) - $382,65 21st Century Librarian Award

Data compiled from searching Foundation Directory, IMLS, NEH, FL-SLAA (LSTA) websites for cash grants $500 or greater.