National Literacy Directory grant offers scholarship to Families Learning Conference 2017

The National Literacy Directory recently announced its latest Innovation Grant opportunity: a representative from two literacy/education programs will receive scholarships covering the registration cost and a $1,000 travel stipend to attend the Families Learning Conference 2017 in Tucson, Arizona, from October 9-11. The Families Learning Conference will explore innovative strategies in family literacy and learning, tools for early childhood and adult educators, and best practices in parent and family engagement.

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To be eligible, the Families Learning Conference attendee must represent a Directory program with an up-to-date member profile and submit a blog post on takeaways from the Families Learning Conference. For more details on becoming a Directory member for free and to apply for the Innovation Grant, visit

Apply soon! Applications close Friday, August 25. Winners will be announced in September 2017.