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LSTA Grant Awards, 2015-2016

June 3, 2015

Institute of Museum and Library Services logoThe State Library of North Carolina, a Division of the Department of Cultural Resources, is pleased to announce Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant awards for 2015-2016. These awards are made possible by LSTA grant funding from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), a federal grant making agency.

This year’s $4,363,304 federal allotment will be distributed on behalf of North Carolina’s libraries through programs and services available under the LSTA Five-Year Plan.

Click on the library name for a description of the project.

Institution/library

Location

Award

EZ Digitization Grants
Appalachian Regional Library West Jefferson
County: Ashe, Watauga, Wilkes
$ 25,000
Wake Forest University Winston-Salem
County: Forsyth
$ 15,235
Winston-Salem State University Winston-Salem
County: Forsyth
$ 25,000
EZ Innovation Grants
Forsyth County Public Library Winston-Salem
County: Forsyth
$ 22,594
EZ Literacy & Lifelong Learning Grants
Alamance County Public Libraries Burlington
County: Alamance
$ 49,980
Braswell Memorial Library Rocky Mount
County: Nash
$ 7,828
Caswell County Public Library Yanceyville
County: Caswell
$ 45,169
Catawba County Library Newton
County: Catawba
$ 20,495
Central Carolina Community College Sanford
County: Lee
$ 49,544
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Charlotte
County: Mecklenburg
$ 17,200
Cumberland County Public Library & Information Center Fayetteville
County: Cumberland
$ 35,813
Durham County Library Durham
County: Durham
$ 25,000
Gaston College Dallas
County: Gaston
$ 17,159
Gaston County Public Library Gastonia
County: Gaston
$ 14,100
Henderson County Public Library Hendersonville
County: Henderson
$ 7,504
Iredell County Public Library Statesville
County: Iredell
$ 10,420
Lee County Library Sanford
County: Lee
$ 23,343
Lincoln County Public Library Lincolnton
County: Lincoln
$ 50,000
Neuse Regional Library Kinston
County: Lenoir, Greene, Jones
$ 50,000
Orange County Public Library Hillsborough
County: Orange
$ 17,882
Public Library of Johnston County & Smithfield Smithfield
County: Johnston
$ 43,200
Queens University, Everett Library Charlotte
County: Mecklenburg
$ 9,190
Robeson County Public Library Lumberton
County: Robeson
$ 50,000
Rutherford County Library Spindale
County: Rutherford
$ 9,500
University of North Carolina, Greensboro, Jackson Library Greensboro
County: Guilford
$ 15,901
Western Carolina University, Hunter Library Cullowhee
County: Jackson
$ 48,524
EZ Planning Grants
Bennett College, Holgate Library Greensboro
County: Guilford
$ 38,797
Braswell Memorial Library Rocky Mount
County: Nash
$ 21,845
Burke County Public Library Morganton
County: Burke
$ 21,250
Central Piedmont Community College Charlotte
County: Mecklenburg
$ 49,200
Fontana Regional Library Bryson City
County: Jackson, Macon, Swain
$ 25,127
Guilford College, Hege Library Greensboro
County: Guilford
$ 29,920
North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics Durham
County: Durham
$ 5,205
New Hanover County Public Library Wilmington
County: New Hanover
$ 42,625
Polk County Public Library Columbus
County: Polk
$ 27,872
Rutherford County Library Spindale
County: Rutherford
$ 25,992
Sandhill Regional Library System Rockingham
County: Anson, Hoke, Montgomery, Moore, Richmond
$ 45,050
Project Access & Digitization Grants
Catawba County Library Newton
County: Catawba
$ 72,624
Chapel Hill Public Library Chapel Hill
County: Orange
$ 100,000
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Charlotte
County: Mecklenburg
$ 100,000
Cleveland County Library Shelby
County: Cleveland
$ 62,355
East Carolina University, Joyner Library Greenville
County: Pitt
$ 59,200
Fontana Regional Library Bryson City
County: Jackson, Macon, Swain
$ 86,200
North Carolina State University Raleigh
County: Wake
$ 98,997
University of North Carolina, Charlotte, Atkins Library Charlotte
County: Mecklenburg
$ 100,000
Western Carolina University, Hunter Library Cullowhee
County: Jackson
$ 82,813
Project Literacy & Lifelong Learning Grants
Durham County Library Durham
County: Durham
$ 74,200
Forsyth County Public Library Winston Salem
County: Forsyth
$ 100,000
Mauney Memorial Library Kings Mountain
County: Cleveland
$ 50,109
NC Cardinal Migration Grants
Alexander County Library Taylorsville
County: Alexander
$ 20,768
Henderson County Public Library Hendersonville
County: Henderson
$ 58,189
Iredell County Public Library Statesville
County: Iredell
$ 41,578
Public Library of Johnston County & Smithfield Smithfield
County: Johnston
$ 54,762

Awards to Libraries

 

$ 2,200,259

 

Special Project Grants

$ 503,121

Edgecombe Community College
North Carolina Library Association
North Carolina Digital Heritage Center

 

Statewide Leadership Projects

State Library of North Carolina

$ 1,659,924

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