Pat Carterette Professional Development Grant

This grant, in honor of the passing of our past-president, Pat Carterette, is designed to honor her passion for professional development in the field of library and information sciences. A former staff development coordinator at the Cleveland Heights-University Heights Public Library and the first Continuing Education Coordinator for the State Library of Georgia, Pat's legacy focused on providing outstanding educational opportunities for her colleagues to grow and develop within their career field.

Funding for this grant comes from gifts and donations made in Pat's honor and through the proceeds from LearnRT pre-conference events and sponsorship of the LearnRT Training Showcase. Gifts/donations for the continuation of this grant can be directed to:

Pat Carterette Professional Development Grant
Attn: Danielle M. Ponton
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL 60611

Pat Carterette

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Frequency: Annual

The grant will be awarded to an individual to provide monetary support to participate in continuing education event(s) to keep current in their career field. The grant monies will be available for twelve months from date it is awarded at which time any un-used monies will be forfeited.

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