Ends on October 1, 2017

The Caxton Club, an organization devoted to “the literary study and promotion of the arts pertaining to the production of books,” announces its annual grants for expenses of up to $2,500 (each) for book-related projects to be completed during academic year 2017 - 2018. Grants totaling up to $10,000 will be awarded. 

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a Midwestern (Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Minnesota, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska and North and South Dakota) graduate program during the academic year 2017 - 2018 with a project in one of the following areas:

Bibliography
Book arts
History of the book
Library studies
Print culture studies
Zines

Library workers and other professionals seeking additional training in the above fields are encouraged to apply.

Applicants must submit a project description, a detailed budget, and two recommendations. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit materials, including actual samples of work, supporting the grant.

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