Library Services and Technology Act
Apply for an LSTA Grant
LSTA Grants are provided by the California State Library to assist libraries and library-related agencies develop programs and projects that enhance library service for all Californians.
LSTA funding is also used to fund targeted programs that support statewide programs.
Be sure to read the following two documents before applying for a grant.
Below are all of the current grants available.
PITCH AN IDEA 2013/14
A competitive grant process that is designed to give California libraries an opportunity to present a project idea to the State Library before writing a grant.
April 12, 2013
Pitch An Idea Form (WORD).
One time LSTA funds will be made available this year for California's public libraries to purchase new print materials in six collection areas.
June 30, 2013
Books4U Califa Forms (PDF)
Books4U Califa Forms (WORD)
(Documents in PDF format can be viewed with the Adobe Acrobat Reader.)