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Professional Conference Scholarship Program
Maricopa County Library Council
The Maricopa County Library Council (MCLC) sponsors a scholarship program for librarians who are in the first five years of their career. This program will provide financial support to tomorrow’s librarians as they develop the experience and skill set to lead our libraries and our profession
What does the scholarship program provide?
MCLC will award two (2), $1,500 scholarships for attendance at a professional library conference. Some examples are:
- ALA, the American Library Association
- ACRL, the Association of College & Research Libraries
- MLA, the Medical Library Association
- PLA, the Public Library Association
- SLA, the Special Libraries Association
Who is eligible?
Librarians who are in the first five years of their career and who are members of ALA, or another relevant professional association. Applicants must have worked for their Library for at least six months and must have their library director’s permission to attend the conference. Continue reading