The Stephanie Miller-Davis Grant is a grant program to promote early childhood literacy in the rural South Dakota communities. Funding is made possible from the Stephanie Miller-Davis Charitable Fund , a private donor advised fund from a SD family, in collaboration with the SD State Library and the South Dakota Community Foundation.
Grant funds are encouraged to be used to broaden programming during this time of social distancing to include curbside, outdoor and virtual programming.
2022 NewsSMD Grant Cycle 2022 Announced
2021 NewsVirtual Award Ceremony, scheduled for April 30 Stephanie Miller-Davis Library Summer Reading Grant Program Awardees SMD Grant Cycle 2021: Terms and Conditions of Acceptance
2020 NewsSummer Reading Grant Awardees: 2020 Grant Ceremony Update Stephanie Miller-Davis Library Summer Reading Grant Program Awardees Library Training Travel Grant
2019 NewsApplications open for 2020 Stephanie Miller-Davis Grant Program distributed grants of up to $1,000 to 35 libraries in rural communities across South Dakota. New grant opportunity announced
South Dakota Community Foundation
The Stephanie Miller-Davis Fund was established to remember Stephanie while continuing her investment in children. This fund supports early childhood literacy in South Dakota with a focus on rural communities.