Grant for ALA attendance - application now open

Apply now for the 2013 Shirley Olofson Memorial Award

Are you looking for funds to help pay for your trip to ALA’s 2013 Annual Conference in Chicago? Apply by Monday, December 10, 2012 for the NMRT Shirley Olofson Memorial Award and you may receive a $1,000 check to help defray the cost of attendance! Applicants must:

  1. Be a member of ALA and NMRT
  2. Be active in the library profession
  3. Show commitment to professional development
  4. Have a valid financial need
  5. Have not attended more than five ALA annual conferences

To apply, please visit: http://www.ala.org/nmrt/initiatives/applyforfunds/shirleyolofson. Please e-mail Easter DiGangi (easter [dot] digangi [at] uwalumni [dot] com) if you have any additional questions.