Foundation / Corporation
Better World Books
04/30/19 11:59 PM ET
Grants of up to $10,000 or £10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and libraries for innovative projects that advance literacy in underserved local and global communities. Priority may be given to projects with that will offer long-term impact and sustainability. Grants may be used to fund a portion of a larger project.
Better World Books grants fund literacy and educational nonprofits and libraries for specific projects - the front lines of the fight to reduce global poverty through education.
Literacy needs are defined by broadly identifying, understanding, interpreting, creating, communicating, and computing information to live a more fulfilling and productive life.
GrantWatch ID#: 183566
The maximum grant amount per project will be $10,000 in North America or £10,000 in U.K. (or equivalent in Euros). You can apply for a grant that is less than this amount.
Library applications will be open to libraries located in the US, Canada, UK, and Europe.
Nonprofit applications are open to nonprofit organizations globally.
- Late February: Applications open
- April 30th: Applications due 11:59 PM Eastern Time USA
- May - July: The selection period
- September onwards: Recipients notified
Organizations may pitch only one project each.
Literacy Grant for Libraries: https://cares.betterworldbooks.com/grants/literacy-grants-for-libraries
Literacy Grant for Nonprofits: https://cares.betterworldbooks.com/grants/literacy-grants-for-nonprofits
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Online application process: https://s.surveyplanet.com/p65t5FjqU
USA: Alabama; Alaska; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Colorado; Connecticut; Delaware; Florida; Georgia; Hawaii; Idaho; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maine; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri; Montana; Nebraska; Nevada; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New Mexico; New York City; New York; North Carolina; North Dakota; Ohio; Oklahoma; Oregon; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; South Carolina; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Utah; Vermont; Virginia; Washington, DC; Washington; West Virginia; Wisconsin; Wyoming
USA Territories: American Samoa (USA) Guam (USA) Puerto Rico (USA) Virgin Islands (USA) Northern Mariana Islands (USA)
USA Compact Free Associations: The Federated States of Micronesia (USA) Marshall Islands (USA) Republic of Palau (USA)
Canada: Alberta British Columbia Manitoba New Brunswick Newfoundland and Labrador Northwest Territories Nova Scotia Nunavut Ontario Prince Edward Island Quebec Saskatchewan Yukon
International country outside of the USA, Israel and Canada.