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Grants to Marion County, Indiana Libraries
for High-Impact Library Programs

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Central Indiana Community Foundation (CICF) - The Indianapolis Foundation Library Fund

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Grants to Marion County, Indiana libraries for innovative programs with the potential to create a significant positive impact. Priority will be given to libraries that demonstrate a compelling case for funding based on need. Additionally, priority consideration will be given to requests unrelated to general operating budgets and proposals that have predetermined desired outcomes explicitly stating how resources will impact the Marion County community, residents, and students.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 180824

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The Library Fund accepts general applications from all eligible libraries, including all Marion County high schools and their respective libraries.

Geographic Restriction: Marion County

Funding Restriction: The Indianapolis Public Library, any high school library (public or private) and libraries at IUPUI, Marian University and University of Indianapolis

Pre-Application Information:

Grant-making schedule:

-Proposals Accepted: March 1 – 29, 2019
-Staff Review: April – Sept. 2019
-Board Review: Sept. or Nov. 2019

-Proposals Accepted: Oct. 1 – Nov. 15, 2019
-Staff Review: Nov. 2019 – Feb. 2020
-Board Review: March or May 2020

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Online application portal:

For questions about The Indianapolis Foundation Library Fund, please contact:

Julie Wright, Grant Process Coordinator
317.634.2423 x350

Central Indiana Community Foundation
615 N Alabama St. #300
Indianapolis, IN 46204-1498

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Indiana: Marion County