Adelaide Del Frate Conference Sponsorship Award

About the Adelaide Del Frate Conference Sponsorship Award
The Federal Librarians Adelaide Del Frate Conference Sponsorship Award is given to a library school student who has an interest in working in a Federal Library.

Administered by:

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Award and Frequency

One student will receive an award of $1,000 for ALA Annual Conference registration fee, transportation, and other expenses related to attendence.
This award is given out on an annual basis.


Students who are currently enrolled in any ALA-accredited library school, who do not already have an ALA accredited degree, and who have expressed an interest in some aspect of Federal librarianship are eligible. Applicants must be full or part-time students at the time of application.

Application Instructions

Nominations are accepted between January and mid-April of each year for this award via the Online Nomination_Form.

Contact Information

Chair: Shirley Loo (202-707-6785 or
Co-Chair: Maria Pisa (301-504-5834 or

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