EBSCO ALA Annual Conference International Sponsorship

About the EBSCO ALA Annual Conference International Sponsorship This annual award consisting of $2,500 for actual reimbursed expenses is designed to allow international librarians to attend the ALA's Annual Conference.

Administered by:

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Award and Frequency

Annual $2,500 travel award.

This award is given out on an annual basis.


  1. Applicants must be ALA members
  2. Applicants must reside outside of the United States.

Applicant Responsibility

Attendance at ALA Annual Conference

Application Instructions

This award will not be given for the 2020 season. Please check back in future years.

Contact Information

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Selection Criteria

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