New York state literary presenters gain access to professional development and capacity building opportunities through several special LitTAP funds. The contact for these funds is Debora Ott, firstname.lastname@example.org.
LitTAP's Consulting Fund helps New York state literary presenters engage professional consultants in capacity-building efforts. Eligible literary presenting organizations may apply for up to $1,200 for a consultancy in areas such as development/fundraising, marketing, outreach, succession, board development, programming, etc.
Two grants are made each year. Applicants are encouraged to email an inquiry to email@example.com before completing full application to check current availability of grants.
LitTAP Strategic Technology Projects
7 Grants of $2,500 Awarded
The Literary Presenters Technical Assistance Program (LitTAP) is pleased to announce the awarding of seven (7) Strategic Technology Project re-grants to New York State literary nonprofits. These awards will assist each organization in the design and implementation of distinct and comprehensive technology strategies.
Click here for the Press Release and List of Awardees
Travel & Conference Fund
The Travel & Conference Fund offers very limited assistance of up to $500 to eligible literary presenting organizations within New York state to support attendance at professional development workshops, seminars and conferences.
As part of the LitTAP's technical assistance program, Debora is available to consult with you on your issues of organizational capacity, such as program development, collaborations, board development, and planning.
She will work directly with you or put you in contact with a consultant who can offer valuable assistance. You can reach Debora by sending your message to firstname.lastname@example.org.
These funds are components of the Literary Preseenters Technical Assistance Program - LitTAP - and are made possible funds from the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA), a state agency.