2015-2016 LSTA Grant Programs

Institute of Museum and Library Services logoLibrary Services and Technology Act (LSTA) Grants are federal funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services that are awarded by the State Library to eligible North Carolina libraries.

Annual Program Plan

Overview of all 2015-2016 grant programs available - includes important dates.


Guidelines and Applications

NEW! Attention applicants -- read the following memo and use the revised documents below.

EZ Grants (no Letter of Intent required)

Project Grants (Letter of Intent required)

Other Forms


Additional Information

Webinar Resources

Important Dates

September 5, 2014

Annual Program Plan posted
EZ Grant Guidelines and Applications posted
Project Grant Guidelines posted
Letter of Intent instructions & form posted
NC Cardinal Guidelines & Application posted

November 3, 2014

Letters of Intent due for Project Grants
NC Cardinal Applications due

December 12, 2014

Letter of Intent applicants notified
NC Cardinal applicants notified
Project Grant Applications posted

February 27, 2015

All Applications Due
EZ Grants andProject Grants

June 3, 2015

Grant awards announced at



Questions or comments? Contact Raye Oldham.