Through the Literacy Grants program, the Buckeye Book Fair provides support to Ohio reading programs, public libraries, and elementary and secondary school libraries by offering gift certificates of up to $500 to enhance their book collections or up to $1,000 for an author visit. The author visit and free book awards are issued exclusively in conjunction with Ohio’s 2018 Buckeye Book Fair.
Priority is given to applicants who can show new and creative ways to improve literacy or encourage reading within a specific group and can demonstrate financial need. The application deadline is September 10.
Eligibility: Applications are open to: Ohio reading programs, Ohio public libraries, and Ohio elementary and secondary schools both public and private.
Award: $500 to $1000
Deadline: September 10
More Information: http://www.buckeyebookfair.com/pages/grants.html