Thursday, 12 May 2016

State Library and Archives Trust Grant Applications

Contact: Jason Lockley, LINC Tasmania
p: 03 6165 5567   e:

Date: 1 July 2016 - 31 December 2016    RSVP: Applications close 13 May 2016
Location: Statewide

Intended Audience: LINC  Staff and School Based Library Staff

State Library and Archives Trust meets twice per at which consideration is given to grant applications. The Trust is responsible for administering the Sir John Morris Memorial Trust Fund. This Fund offers grants to workers in library, archives, literacy support services and related fields in Tasmania. It supports
  • Research work in library, archives and related fields
  • A travelling scholarship for relevant course or to attend conferences, workshops or seminars
  • Lecture tours, conferences, workshops or seminars likely to advance knowledge in library, archives and related fields in Tasmania
  • Exchange schemes for workers in relevant areas.
The next meeting is scheduled for Thursday 26 May at which applications for the first half of the 2016-17 financial year will be considered.

Applications for the next round of grants should be received by close of business on Friday 13 May, details on the application process are available at