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Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners Resource Guide Collection

LSTA Direct Grants Application Help

Welcome!

The purpose of this guide is provide Massachusetts grant applicants (and future applicants) with examples, tips, and guidance for completing their LSTA grant application.  The ultimate goal of everyone involved in the process is to end with an application which adheres to IMLS guidelines and is recommended for funding by the State Advisory Council for Libraries (SACL).   A well written proposal will set you up for success in executing the grant program once it's been awarded.