Library Services and Technology Act

Apply for an LSTA Grant

LSTA Grants are provided by the California State Library to assist libraries and library-related agencies develop programs and projects that enhance library service for all Californians.

LSTA funding is also used to fund targeted programs that support statewide programs.

Be sure to read the following two documents before applying for a grant.

1) CIPA and LSTA

2) Federal Restrictions on the Use of LSTA Funds

3) View Sample LSTA Application

There are currently no grants available. Our next grant cycles will begin in early 2016. If you have questions concerning past grants, please contact Mickie Potter at or (916) 653-4730.

(Documents in PDF format can be viewed with the Adobe Acrobat Reader.)