For Educators

Apply for transportation reimbursement for Teen Lit Con 2018!
Schools in the seven-county metro region (Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott, & Washington) may apply for transportation scholarships for reimbursement of up to $350 to hire buses or other public transportation for students to attend Teen Lit Con on May 12.
Each school district can receive up to $350. You may allocate the award across buildings to hire buses, vans, or other public transportation to get students to Sibley HS, but reimbursement will be capped at $350.* One application per district will be accepted–collaborate with your media specialist & teachers to submit the application.
Deadline to apply is March 9, 2018.
We will let you know by March 13, so you have time to promote & fill the bus!
Details
  • Submit one application for all schools attending in the district.
  • Teachers are urged to apply with their media specialists.
  • Applications must be received by 5pm on March 9.
  • Applicants will be notified by 5pm on March 13 of the result.
  • Applicants must commit to bringing a minimum of 25 students**
  • Buses must have chaperones who stay at the event.
  • Scholarships are for up to $350 to reimburse for transportation fees to bring students to the May 12 event.
  • Eligibility is restricted to secondary schools in these counties: Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott, and Washington.
  • A school may apply in 2018 even if it received an award in a previous year.
  •  Apply Now! Applications considered in order received!
*Actual expenses will be reimbursed. Only school buildings or districts can be reimbursed; no individuals.
**Join with other schools in your district or neighboring districts to meet the minimum!
Questions? Email ann@metronet.lib.mn.us