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ILLINOIS STATE LIBRARY


Public Library Per Capita and Equalization Grants


Public Library Per Capita Grants

Per capita grants are authorized under Illinois Library Law to help public libraries improve and increase library services to their service areas. A grant amount of up to $1.25 per person served is made available to local public libraries.

Equalization Grants

Equalization grants, authorized under Illinois law, have been established to help public libraries which have a low library tax base. In providing up to $4.25 per person served, these grants help ensure a minimum level of funding for library services.

FY2014 Illinois Public Library Per Capita and Equalization Aid Grants

Application and Related Materials

The submission deadline for FY2014 Illinois Public Library Per Capita and Equalization Aid Grants was October 15, 2013.

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For more information on Public Library Per Capita or Equalization Aid grants, please call 217-524-8836.