Grants

RIF is pleased to offer several grant funding opportunities to our community partners to maximize your investment to support local literacy efforts. As a registered member of the RIF Literacy Network, your school or organization is eligible to apply to RIF’s grant programs. For each grant program, you will find specific grant parameters, timeline, funding details, and application information. 

Additional grant opportunities will continue to be announced.

Books for Ownership Grant

This grant provides support for implementation of RIF’s flagship reading program which enables children to select new, age-appropriate books to take home and own and is supported by resources for parents, educators, and local literacy advocates to create a continuous focus on reading. This program relies on a simple yet fundamental truth, if you allow children choice and access, they will become more engaged readers and learners.

To apply for a grant you must (1) be registered with the Literacy Network and (2) complete your profile information.

Get Started

The Books for Ownership Grant Program is currently closed, but will reopen in Spring 2019.


Read for Success Grant

This grant provides support for implementation of RIF’s evidence-based, supplemental reading program designed to Improve student reading performance.

To apply for a grant you must (1) be registered on Literacy Network and (2) complete your profile information.

Get Started

The Read for Success Grant Program is currently closed, but will reopen in Spring 2019.


Grant Partnerships

RIF is eager to work with partners who are interested in including RIF’s programs, products and services as part of a grant proposal they are submitting.  RIF can support grant projects that include the purchase of quality, affordable books, supplemental literacy resources, literacy tools, professional development and literacy best practices.  The RIF team is prepared to assist you with proposal development related to RIF’s resources to support your local literacy efforts.

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