Grant Amounts

What is the range of grant funding?

Below is a chart showing the grant money (from smallest to largest amount) received by Iowa libraries.

10,000
Albia
10,000
Algona
10,000
Anamosa
10,000
Bedford
10,000
Bloomfield
10,000
Carroll
10,000
Dunlap
10,000
Eagle Grove
10,000
Eldora
10,000
Iowa Falls
10,000
Emmetsburg
10,000
Estherville
10,000
Hampton
10,000
Humboldt
10,000
Iowa Falls
10,000
Jefferson
10,000
Knoxville
10,000
Logan
10,000
Manchester
10,000
Marengo
10,000
Missouri Valley
10,000
New Hampton
10,000
Newton
10,000
Onawa
10,000
Osage
10,000
Sheldon
10,000
Shenandoah
10,000
Sibley
10,000
Sigourney
10,000
Indianola
10,000
Spencer
10,000
Storm Lake
10,000
Tipton
10,000
Traer
10,000
Villisca
10,000
Waverly
10,000
Winterset
10,500
Monticello
10,600
Perry
11,000
Chariton
11,000
Osceola
11,000
Pella
11,150
Marion
12,000
Cherokee
12,000
Indianola
12,500
Atlantic
12,500
Charles City
12,500
Denison
12,500
Le Mars
12,500
Maquoketa
12,500
Mount Pleasant
12,500
Red Oak
12,500
Vinton
15,000
Cedar Falls
15,000
Clarinda
15,000
Fairfield
16,000
Ames
17,500
Cresco
20,000
Mason City
22,000
Oskaloosa
3,000
Nevada
30,000
Fort Dodge
30,000
Marshalltown
35,000
Des Moines
35,000
Iowa City
3,800
Laurens
4,000
Odebolt
4,000
Sanborn
40,000
Fairfield
45,000
Clinton
5,000
Hawarden
50,000
Mount Vernon
50,000
Des Moines
50,000
Grinnell
50,000
Ottumwa
5,690
Nashua
6,000
Grundy Center
6,000
Leon
6,000
Reinbeck
6,500
Colfax
6,500
Garner
6,500
Stuart
7,000
Glenwood
70,000
Council Bluffs
7,116
DeWitt
7,500
Eldon
7,500
Greenfield
7,500
Lake City
7,500
West Liberty
7,500
Woodbine
75,000
Cedar Rapids
75,000
Davenport
8,000
Britt
8,000
Corydon
8,000
Malvern
8,000
Montezuma
8,000
Mount Ayr
8,000
Rockwell City
8,000
Sac City
8,000
Spirit Lake
8,000
Tama
8,500
Clear Lake
9,000
Alden
9,000
Audubon
9,000
Hamburg

What was the average amount for Carnegie grants in Iowa?

Thirty-six (36) communities received a grant of $10,000 to build their libraries. Thirty-one (31) communities received less than $10,000 for their libraries, and 32 communities received more than $10,000 for their libraries. In 1902, Waterloo was given $45,000 to build two libraries.

Which Iowa community received the largest Carnegie grant?

In 1899, Davenport was given a grant of $75,000, and in 1901, Cedar Rapids also received a grant for $75,000.

Which Iowa community received the smallest Carnegie grant?

In 1907, Laurens received $3800 to build a public library.