Scholarship Opportunities

ACRL is pleased to support the academic and research library community by providing funding for individuals to attend professional development opportunities, including conferences, institutes, and other events. See our current opportunities below, and check back for new opportunities!

ACRL Conference Scholarships

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With the generous support of our members, ACRL was able to award 99 scholarships to help the future leaders of the profession attend the ACRL 2023 Conference in Pittsburgh, PA!

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RBMS Conference Scholarships

RBMS 2024 Momentum June 25-28, 2024 Hilton Orange County Costa Mesa

ACRL's Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (RBMS) offers scholarships to subsidize attendance at the annual RBMS Conference. For more information about 2024 scholarships, please contact

Immersion Scholarships

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Stay tuned for more details about the 2024 program.

The ACRL Immersion Program Scholarships provide opportunities for academic and research librarians with diverse backgrounds, and those working at under-represented institutions, to expand their professional horizons and to update their skills and knowledge by participating in the Immersion Program.

Other Awards and Grants

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Don't see what you're looking for? Check out our other available award and grant opportunities.

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