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Oregon LSTA Grants

Help for applying and managing Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant funds through the State Library of Oregon.


About the Award

The LSTA Advisory Council reviews final project reports each September and may recommend to the State Library Board a LSTA Project of the Year.

Criteria for identifying an exemplary project includes, but is not necessarily limited to:

  • Project effectively addressed or fulfilled the stated need of the grant
  • Achieved community impact
  • Delivered on the outcomes
  • Shared their learned experiences
  • Demonstrated the ability of project to collaborate with other partners and leveraging other funding
  • Showed potential of the project to have longer-term benefits and impact on an individual, an organization, a local area or a social issue
  • Demonstrated innovation and/or risk

Grantees who are awarded the LSTA Project of the Year will be notified in late fall or winter following the completion of their grant project.