Teen Read Week 2010 Mini Grants: Apply Now

ImageYALSA (the Young Adult Library Services Association) is giving out 10 mini grants to assist librarians in hosting Teen Read Week 2010 programs. Mini grants consist of $450 cash and $50 worth of Teen Read Week products.

Download the application form word and send it to yalsa@ala.org by June 1, 2010.  Details and guidelines are here.

Teen Read Week is October 17-23, 2010. This year's theme is Books with Beat @ your library®, which encourages teens to read poetry, audiobooks, books about music, and more.

Libraries across the world celebrate Teen Read Week with a variety of special events and programs aimed at encouraging teens to read for pleasure and to visit their libraries for free reading materials.

[source: Teen Read Week 2010 Mini Grants]