FY2022-2023 LSTA Regular Grants

General Information

  • The Utah State Library will award up to $250,000 in total grant funds during the 2022-2023 Regular LSTA Grant funding period on a competitive basis for library projects.
  • Available funds for projects will be awarded according to community benefit and innovation.
  • To determine eligibility, applicants are encouraged to review the 2022-2023 Applicant Library Eligibility Criteria prior to applying.
  • Projects that request a significant portion of the available funds may be asked to reduce the size of the project prior to approval.
  • Applications will be peer reviewed and scored by representatives from Utah’s library community.
  • Successful proposals may be partially or fully funded. Not all requests may be funded.
  • Grant funds may not be used prior to the start date of the grant.
  • Grant projects must fit into at least one of the Goals stated in USL’s LSTA Five Year Plan 2023-2027.

Grant Documents

2022-2023 Applicant Library Eligibility Criteria
LSTA Resources and Guidelines - 2022-2023 Preapplication Documents
LSTA 2022-2023 Grant Administrative Guidelines
LSTA Forms - 2022-2023 Grant Round

2022

For those who are completing the 2021-2022 LSTA grants, your final report is due on October 1, 2022.

Grants Portal


Register for access to our online grants portal. 

Register for access at least a week before the application deadline.

Request login information by clicking new user in the grants portal or by contacting Rachel Cook, Grants Coordinator, at rcook@utah.gov or 801-715-6722.


Login to Grants Portal
Deadlines and Timetable

4/7/2022

Pre-Grant Applications Open

4/11/2022

Pre-Grant Application Webinar

4/22/2022

Pre-Grant Applications Close at 12 PM MDT

4/25/2022

Full Application Opens

4/26/2022

Full Application Webinar

5/18/2022

Full Applications Close at 12 PM MDT

5/19-20/2022

Eligibility Review

5/23-6/15/2022

Panel Review

6/16/2022

Panel Review Meeting

6/21/2022

Funded Projects Announced

6/21/2022

Contracts Sent Out

6/28/2022

LSTA Admin Webinar

7/1/2022

Contracts Due

7/1/2022

LSTA Spending Can Begin

10/1/2022

Interim Report 1 Due

3/1/2023

Interim Report 2 Due

6/30/2023

LSTA Spending Ends

7/10/2023

Reimbursements Due

8/31/2023

Contract End Date

10/1/2023

Final Report Due

Questions?

Rachel Cook
 801-715-6722 or 800-662-9150 (Utah Toll-Free)
 rcook@utah.gov