ABOS awards

The Association of Bookmobile & Outreach Services (ABOS), an affiliate of the American Library Association, offers annual awards that recognize outstanding service, support for conference attendance, and the education of a student currently enrolled in a Library Science degree program. In particular, The Bernard Vavrek Scholarship provides $1000 to a …

Conable Conference Scholarship

Conable Conference Scholarship Offered through the Freedom to Read Foundation Would you like to become an intellectual Freedom Advocate? Applications are now open for the 2018 Gordon M. Conable Conference Scholarship, sponsored by FTRF. The scholarship provides funding for an LIS student or recent graduate to attend the ALA’s Annual …

PLEN Woman in Global Policy Seminar

Women in Global Policy Seminar: May 14-18, 2018 in Washington D.C. The Abigail Quigley McCarthy Center for Women offers annual scholarships, up to $1,200.00*, for St. Catherine undergraduate (associate and baccalaureate) students to participate in the Public Leadership Education Network (PLEN) Women in Global Policy Seminar, Washington, D.C., May 14‐18, 2018. …

PLD Day 2018 – Registration Open!

PLD Day 2018 – Registration Open!   PLD Day is coming soon! Register now and join us on Friday, April 13th for a day of building connections with each other and in the community. When: Wednesday April 13th, 2018, 9:00am – 3:30pm Where: DoubleTree by Hilton Minneapolis North, 2200 Freeway …

New Librarian Summit 2018 – Call for Proposals

New Librarian Summit 2018 – Call for Proposals https://www.newlibrariansummit.org/   To support early career Librarians, the New Librarian Summit (NLS) Organizing Committee invites proposals for its second annual conference on the specific theme, “Exploring New and Innovative Approaches in LIS.” This event aims to provide practical strategies, hands‐on methods, networking, …

Student Registration Rate Available for the Library Publishing Forum

Registration and Scholarships for the Library Publishing Forum Registration is now open for the 2018 Library Publishing Forum (May 22-23), Owned by the Academy: A Preconference on Open Source Publishing Platforms (May 21), and the KairosCamp Editors Workshop (May 20-21). See below for registration information and scholarship opportunities.   Registration …

Association of Jewish Libraries Student Scholarships and Subvention

The Association of Jewish Libraries is pleased to announce three separate student awards for 2018: 1) An academic scholarship of $1000 to a student enrolled or accepted in a graduate school of library and information science. Additionally, free full conference registration is included and encouraged. 2) An academic scholarship of …

Registration for ARLD Day 2018 is Open!

Registration for ARLD Day 2018 is Open! WHAT: ARLD Day 2018 WHEN: April 27, 2018 WHERE: Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, Chaska, Minnesota Register Now! ARLD Day is just around the corner! Join us on April 27, 2018 as we explore anthropological methods for libraries, digital collections, student advisory boards, and many …