Applicants must fall into at least one of the following 3 categories:
1) Paid members of Iowa ACRL, working full-time in an Iowa academic or research library, and either: attending their first Iowa ACRL Conference, or have worked in an Iowa academic or research library for fewer than three years.
2) Library science students.
3) Support staff working in an Iowa academic or research library.
Student and support staff applicants do not have to be paid members of Iowa ACRL. Previous Iowa ACRL Spring Conference scholarship recipients are NOT eligible.
Please submit the application below, including an essay of 250 words or less describing how conference attendance will help you achieve your professional goals. Scholarship winners are selected by the Awards Committee on the quality of the essay.
The deadline for applications is April 26, 2019. The winner will be notified in early May.
Jennifer Sterling, William Penn University, Awards Committee Chair