NEKLS Staff and Executive Board are pleased to announce a new grant program exclusively for NEKLS school library members. We have allocated up to $50,000 to fund competitive collection development grants during the 2018-2019 and 2019-2020 school years.

For full information on this program and application instructions, see the Program Description.

Applications require two parts:

  • Application Form
  • Administrator’s Certification

Both parts of the application will be completed online (at the links listed in the Program Description). Applications are due by 5pm (Central) on February 22, 2019.

To see an example of the Application Form, click here.

To see an example of the Administrator’s Certification, click here.

Assistance and Information

NEKLS staff will be available throughout the application and funding periods to answer questions and provide technical assistance. Contact Anna Foote, Youth Services and Continuing Education Consultant, at