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Thursday, October 10, 2013

KBF extends grant application deadline

The Kentucky Book Fair Grants Committee extended the deadline to apply for a Children's Day Travel Grants to Thursday, October 31. 

The Kentucky Book Fair, Inc. invites you to apply for a library travel grant provided by Graviss’ McDonald’s and proceeds from the 2012 Kentucky Book Fair.  The grant is established to help finance travel for school and public library groups to Children’s Day on Friday, November 15, 2013. Minimum grants will be $250 and maximum grants will be $1,000 per application approved. The application deadline is SEPTEMBER 18, 2013. The Committee reserves the right to > award amounts at its discretion within these guidelines. Since the inception > of the Book Fair in 1981, over $350,000 has been awarded to Kentucky libraries.

Each year approximately 150 authors are present to autograph copies of their latest books.  Our 32-year history shows that as many as 4,000 patrons attend annually and purchase over $100,000 in gross sales.  > For further information, check out: 
To submit an application, complete the following form and submit 6 copies:
      Click here for Grant

Grants Committee
Kentucky Book Fair, Inc.
Box 715
Frankfort, KY 40602-0715

  > We also look forward to seeing you on Friday, November 15 and Saturday, November 16, 2013 >at the Frankfort Convention Center. Admission is free and the hours are from 9:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.