Apply for a $500 EJK Mini-Grant!
A EJK Mini-Grant offers funding of up to $500 and the opportunity to design and implement a creative program for your school or library.
Who: Public schools, public libraries, public preschool programs
Where: The United States and U.S. commonwealths and territories, including Puerto Rico and Guam
Limit: Only one application per school or library
Not eligible: Private schools, parochial schools, charter schools
How to Apply
Everything you need to know, from planning to Final Report—including the application.
We are no longer accepting applications for 2018.
The application form for 2019 will be online in September 2018.
At school, Ezra Jack Keats was encouraged to be an artist. At the public library, he was inspired by books of art. EJK Mini-Grants help public schools and libraries offer today’s students the same chance.
Great Mini-Grant programs:
• are creative, innovative and fun
• are collaborative
• can become an annual event
• benefit the children and the community