United for Libraries/SAGE Academic Friend Conference Grant

The United for Libraries/SAGE Academic Friend Conference Grants will enable two people to attend the 2015 ALA Annual Conference in San Francisco, Calif., June 25-30. Applicants must be active in their college or university Friends of the Library group, or be a college/university library staff members who work in development. A grant of $850, plus full Annual Conference registration, will be awarded to each recipient.



Requirements for application:

  • The applicant may be a member of the Friends of the Library group, or a college/university library staff member that works with the Friends of the Library or in development. The applicant must be a first-time attendee of any ALA conference (Midwinter or Annual).
  • The applicant must include a recommendation from a board member of the college/university Friends of the Library group, or the college/university library director.

Deadline extended: Applications must be received by April 8, 2015.

Download the application and release form

Award History

  • 2014 - Essraa Nawar