Innovative Approaches to Literacy Program
FY 2014 Information
Type of Award: Discretionary grants.
Estimated Available Funds: $24,341,646.
Project Period: Up to 24 months.
Estimated Range of Awards to LEAs and Consortia of LEAs: $150,000 to $750,000.
Estimated Average Size of Awards: $500,000.
Estimated Number of Awards: 30.
Estimated Range of Awards to NNPs, Consortia of NNPs, and Consortia of NNPs and LEAs: $3,000,000 to $14,000,000.
Estimated Average Size of Awards: $4,500,000.
Estimated Number of Awards: 1-4.
The Department is not bound by these or any estimates in the NIA.
Note: In accordance with the Senate report that accompanied the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2014 (S. Rep. no. 113-71, at 173 (2013)), and subject to the submission of sufficient applications that meet the requirements of this notice, the Department will award no less than 50 percent of FY 2014 funds to applications from LEAs (on behalf of school libraries) for high-quality school library projects that increase access to a wide range of literacy resources (either print or electronic) and provide learning opportunities to all students.