Friends of Maine Libraries

Friends of Maine Libraries Grant Application

FoML has awarded over $30,000 in grants to Libraries and Friends groups from its membership revenues. These grants have enhanced library services and resulted in stronger library-community relationships that likely would not have been possible without FoML support. See Grant Recipients.

In 2018, FoML will be selecting two recipients to receive a $750 grant to be awarded to a library or Friends group in MaineThis grant is for special projects that enhance library service and promote stronger library-community relationships.

All applicants must be FoML Organization members in good standing. You can check your organization's membership status in the Directory.

Download the 2016 Grant Application below. Choose between two formats:

  •  FoMLGrant2017.docx You can download this template, fill-in with Word, and email (preferred method) it to the contact listed below and also on the application. Please SAVE THE FILE WITH A DIFFERENT NAME. You will also be able to print it from your computer for your own records and for sharing with others. 
  •  FoMLGrant2017.pdf You can print this application and fill-in with pen. Mail it or email it to the address listed below and also on the application.
    The Grant application must be no longer than 2-pages. Longer applications will not be considered. Your Organization Membership in FoML will be verified. An organization cannot receive a grant award if they have received one in the past two years. See Grant Recipients.

    Deadline for Grant Application: Must be time-stamped or postmarked by December 31, 2017.

    Grant award winners will be announced on Valentine’s Day, February 14, 2018, via phone, email, and website.

    Please direct inquiries, letters, and grant requests (preferably by email) to:

    Laurel T. Parker – FoML President
    Windham Public Library
    217 Windham Center Rd.
    Windham, ME 04062

    Phone: 207-892-1908

    If you have difficulty with downloading the Grant Application, please contact the Website Manager at and describe your difficulties. An application can be sent to you.

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