The Laura Bush Foundation For America?s Libraries
DescriptionThe Foundation, named for the former First Lady, provides grants to the country?s neediest schools so that they can extend, update, and diversify the book and print collections in their libraries with the goal of encouraging students to develop a love of reading and learning. Grants may be used only for books, periodicals, eBooks, reference materials, and magazine/newspaper subscriptions. Schools serving pre-K through 12th grade in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, all U.S. territories, and the Department of Defense schools are eligible to apply. Also eligible are public, public charter, private, parochial, city, state, county, and reservation schools including special schools, social services schools, and juvenile detention center schools that serve any combination of pre-K through high school students. Additional information can be found on the Web site.
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