Call for Applications: 3M/NMRT Professional Development Grant

We are excited to announce that members of ALA's New Members Round Table (NMRT) can apply to receive a grant, sponsored by 3M Library Systems, which will cover expenses to attend the ALA Annual Conference, June 23 – 28, 2011 in New Orleans, LA.

Want to read about the ALA experiences of last year's winners? Take a look at the August 2010 issue of Footnotes. You will see how professionally rewarding attending an ALA conference can be.

The application form and further information about the grant is available on the NMRT website. You must be a current member of NMRT in order to apply. To join NMRT, visit the ALA website at ( and follow the "Join ALA" link to add to your ALA membership.

Deadline: 15 December 2010

For further information about the grant, please contact:

Susan L. Jennings
Chair, 3M/NMRT Professional Development Grant Committee
Appalachian State University
218 College Street
Boone, NC 28608
Phone: 828.262.2782