Grant funding is available for virtual or in-person professional learning opportunities.
There are two ways to apply:
For this option, the employing Library Organization will be awarded an LSTA grant, will pay all expenses, and be reimbursed for actual expenditures.
Step 1: Read the 2023 LSTA Continuing Education (CE) Grant for Libraries Template and Instructions
Step 2: Submit the 2023 LSTA Continuing Education (CE) Grant for Libraries application online, prior to the appropriate deadline, through the COMMUNITY GRANTS PORTAL.
Step 3: Prior to finalization of the award, successful applicants must:
Award notifications and funding recommendations will be sent to applicant libraries as soon as possible.
Step 4: After the event, documentation must be submitted in order to be reimbursed for actual expenditures.
For this option, individuals apply. The individual will pay all expenses and be reimbursed by NSLAPR for actual expenditures. Applications will NOT be submitted through the grant portal, but through this APPLICATION FORM.
Step 1: Verify that you are employed by an eligible Nevada Library.
Step 2: Verify employer permission to participate in the continuing education activity.
Step 3: Register as Vendor with the State of Nevada in order to receive reimbursement payments.
Step 4: Complete an Individual Stipend Application prior to the appropriate deadline.
Award notifications and funding recommendations will be sent to applicants as soon as possible.
Step 5: After the event, documentation must be submitted in order to be reimbursed for actual expenditures.
Deadline waivers require the LSTA Coordinator's approval.
2023 Grant Information:
For more information, visit the 2023 LSTA Grants Pages.
We support libraries statewide through professional learning and resources. Our programs are funded by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Nevada State Library, Archives and Public Records.