Apply for ALA’s Carnegie-Whitney Grant by November 4

The ALA Publishing Committee’s Carnegie-Whitney Grant provides a grant of up to $5,000 for the preparation of print or electronic reading lists, indexes or other guides to library resources that promote reading or the use of library resources at any type of library.

Funded projects have ranged from “A Resource Guide about Disabilities, Disability Theory, and Assistive Technologies” to “A Bibliography for Queer Teens” to “Graphic Novels & the Humanity of Mental Illness” to “Web Accessibility Resources for Libraries.” 

Applications must be received by November 4, 2022. Recipients will be notified by February 2023.

For more information and guidelines, visit the award webpage or contact Grant Administrator Mary Jo Bolduc at