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THE EBSCO (ALA)
Conference Sponsorship
Application Form


This annual award consisting of $1,000 for actual reimbursed expenses is designed to allow librarians to attend the ALA's Annual Conference.

Donated by EBSCO Subscription Services.

Annual Conference Location: 
Chicago, IL
July 10-July 15, 2009

Requirements

  • Applicants must be ALA members
  • Applicants must not supervise another professional librarian (MLS).
  • All applicants must submit an essay of NO MORE THAN 250 WORDS,  (or it will be disqualified) answering the question:
"How will attending this ALA Conference contribute to my professional development?"

Essay Criteria

  • Clarity of Content and Form
  • Clear Goals and Benefits of Attendance
  • Commitment to ALA and the library profession
  • Enthusiasm
  • Financial Need
  • Potential Growth Perceived

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Please send six (6) copies of this application and essay to:

ALA Awards Program
Governance Office
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL 60611

DEADLINE: POSTMARKED BY DECEMBER 1.

For questions about this application, contact the ALA Awards Program Office

 
 

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This annual award consisting of $1,000 for actual reimbursed expenses is designed to allow librarians to attend the ALA's Annual Conference. Donated by EBSCO Subscription Services. Deadline is December 1.