Each application will be judged on the basis of:
1. The degree of need for additional materials for young adults.
2. The degree to which your proposal has the potential to address teen needs.
3. The soundness of the rationale for the proposed additional materials and how they will be used.
4. The degree to which teens stand to benefit from the resources purchased via this grant.
5.The degree to which the applicant's philosophy reflects the concepts identified in The Future of Library Services for and with Teens: a Call to Action