LBSS Endowment Fund Read for Information

Nonfiction books for schools
Sunday, September 15, 2019

News from the Association of Illinois School Library Educators:

Do you and another teacher have an idea for something special you’d like to do with students, if ONLY you had the right resources?  Well, an LBSS Read for Information grant could be in your future!  This competitive grant, offered in the fall (near the start of the new school year), recognizes the importance of making literary nonfiction available to your students, and provides funds to purchase informational texts.

The grant application is now active at  Please be sure to read ALL grant information – the guidelines, the rubric (which is used to score applications!), the FAQ section, etc.  Everything you need to know is there.  The grant application will be up from now until midnight on Sunday, September 15.