Awards & Grants

National Affiliate Conference Grants

Grants up to US$5,000 are available to assist national affiliates in good standing located in the countries the World Bank classifies as "economically developing" at the time of the application. The grant is to support preconference planning, actual conferences expenses, and/or postconference publication and reporting.

This grant is suspended until further notice pending available funding.

Deadline: October 1 (at least one year prior to the conference date)

Recent recipients


Bangladesh Reading Association


Reading Association of South Africa
Perhimpunan Baca-Tulis Masyarakat (PBTM) Indonesia
Consejo Puebla de Lectura, Mexico

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