LSTA FFY2016 Grant Cycle Timetable
January 15 Link for General Information and Grant Application Guidelines for Federal Fiscal Year 2016 Library Services and Technology Act grant cycle e-mailed to Oregon libraries
Preliminary proposals due to the State Library (optional). Send proposals for comment by Wednesday, February 24,
2016, as a word document via email ONLY to Ferol Weyand at firstname.lastname@example.org.
1-18 Comment period, on submitted preliminary proposals
(optional), by LSTA Council members and Library Support staff
25 Feedback sent to those who
opted to submit preliminary proposals
April 15 Proposals due to Ferol Weyand at the State Library by 1:00 P.M. in PDF or Word format via email or mail
June 10 Oregon State Library Board meets to approve funding for proposals.
June Library Support and Development prepares and sends grant contracts.
July 1 Grants start. Grants start July 1, 2016 and end June 30, 2017. No extensions.
Mid-October 2016 State Library Board meets to consider recommendations of LSTA Advisory Council and State Librarian, and approves the LSTA program for FFY 2017
July 31, 2017 2016 Grant Final activity/ self evaluation reports due at State Library.