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 library staff member who works 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 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).
  • Applicants must include a recommendation from a board member of the Friends of the Library group, or the library director.

Applications must be received by Jan. 15, 2014.

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Download the release form

Award History

  • 2014 - Essraa Nawar