Bogle Pratt International Travel Fund

Applications Sought for the Bogle Pratt International Library Travel Fund

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The American Library Association is accepting applications for the 2024 Bogle Pratt International Library Travel Fund sponsored by the Bogle Memorial Fund and the Pratt Institute School of Information and Library Science. An award of $1,000 is given to an ALA personal member to attend their first international conference. An international conference may be defined as a conference sponsored by an international organization or a conference held in a country other than your home country. Recipients must be personal members of the American Library Association (ALA) for at least one full year. The deadline to submit applications is January 31. Winner will be announced after the ALA Midwinter Meeting.

The award is in recognition of Sarah Comly Norris Bogle, a prominent U.S. librarian who made notable contributions to international library service.

Applications should be submitted via email to the International Relations Office,

History of the Bogle Pratt Award

Past Recipients of the Bogle Pratt Award

IRC-Bogle Pratt Committee Members