Apply for a Grant: We'd like to know a bit about you!

Submit an Application

Please submit:

  1. The Believe in Reading grant application form.
  2. Proof of tax exempt status.
  3. A brief history of your organization including statistics of success for the specific program to be funded if the proposal is to fund a program already in place.
  4. Most recent audit, if available. (Not necessary for public or school library grant applicants.)
  5. Detailed organizational budgets for the past two years. (Not necessary for public or school library applicants.)
  6. Demographics (especially poverty level), and reading proficiency scores for the target population of the proposed project.)

Acceptable file types (extensions) are: jpg, jpeg, png, gif, pdf, doc, docx, ppt, pptx, odt, avi, ogg, m4a, mov, mp3, mp4, mpg, wav, and wmv. Maximum file size is 1 MB. Please contact us via email if you need to submit documentation in a different form.

PLEASE NOTE: As of February 29, 2024, our grant applications are currently closed as we work to process our current batch of applicants. Applications will reopen once our cue has been processed. Please continue to check back to our website for updates. We cannot respond to email inquiries asking when grant applications will reopen.