Brooke E Sheldon Grant

Grant Guidelines

Purpose

To support continuing education of employees of New Mexico libraries. 

Eligibility

Employees of New Mexico libraries are eligible to receive one grant per calendar year, January - December.
 
 

Uses

Grants will be awarded for:
  • Tuition for a class for credit at an accredited institution at either graduate or undergraduate level
  • Registration in a Continuing Education course at a conference
  • Registration in an Online Continuing Education course or webinar
Grants will not be awarded to cover expenses other than stated above.
 

Grants

NMLF will not consider grant applications that are not fully and accurately completed.
Awards will not exceed $250.00. It may be necessary for the grantee to adjust its proposal if the grant is not fully funded. Grantees will be notified when grants have been awarded. 

Grant Compliance

NMLF will not consider grant applications that are not fully and accurately completed. Grantees must submit:

  • A completed application
  • A Letter of Support from their manager
After the course is completed, grantees must submit:
  • A statement that the course was completed
  • A certificate of proof of course completion
If grantee fails to complete the course, funds will be returned to the New Mexico Library Foundation.

Grant Submission

 
Questions should be sent to:  grants@nm-lf.org