The School Library Improvement Fund is available to all state nurseries, primary and secondary schools in Scotland with an established library. It supports creative and innovative projects within the school library sector and is administered by the Scottish Library and Information Council on behalf of the Scottish Government.

Applications for the School Library Improvement Fund 2020-2021 are now closed. If you have applied for funding we will be in touch shortly.

SLIF 2020 - 2021 Timetable
Monday 28th September 2020 Bids Open
Friday 13th November 2020 Closing date for Applications
Friday 27th November 2020 Funding Sub-Committee Meeting
Week commencing 30th November 2020 Confirmation sent to successful bids
Friday 11th December 2020 Acceptance letter to be returned to SLIC
Week commencing 11th January 70% of funds transferred
Friday 7th May 2021 Interim Report due
Week commencing 10th May 2021 30% of funds transferred
Friday 5th November 2021 Final Report and financial records to SLIC