How can the scholarship be used? This funding opportunity covers any collaboration between at least one school librarian and at least one academic librarian that the applicant(s) can make a good case for. This includes, but is not limited to:* Sponsorship to attend, exhibit, or present at a relevant conference (OASL, regional conferences, or others).* Creation of programming, such as a conference, workshop, unconference, or pre-conference.* Work on a collaborative research project.* Something else we haven’t thought of!
For examples of past awards, see the following posts on the ACRL-Oregon blog:* Paige Battle and Lori Wamsley, 2015: http://acrloregon.org/2015/11/19/oasl-2015-fall-conference-presentation-partnering-for-student-success-earning-college-credit-in-the-library/ * Delia Wallis and Jacquelyn Ray, 2016: https://acrloregon.org/2016/12/05/congratulations-to-the-winners-of-the-acrl-or-schoolacademic-librarian-collaboration-scholarship/* Richenda Hawkins and Jean Gritter, 2018: https://acrloregon.org/2018/05/08/congratulations-to-the-winners-of-the-acrl-oregon-school-academic-librarian-collaboration-scholarship/
Who is eligible? * All Oregon academic and certified teacher librarians who are employed in a school library.* Preference will be given to teams that include at least one ACRL-Oregon member and one OASL member in good standing. * Preference will also be given to applicants who have not previously received a School/Academic Librarian Collaboration Scholarship from ACRL-Oregon.
Who is not eligible?Academic and school librarians outside of Oregon (unless part of a team of collaborators that includes at least one Oregon librarian).
How will applications be evaluated?Reviewers will look for applications that:* Have at least one applicant who is a member of ACRL-Oregon and one who is a member of OASL.* Demonstrate meaningful collaboration between school and academic librarians.* Have the potential to favorably influence information literacy awareness/education in Oregon.
Deadline:Applications are due by Friday, November 16, 5:00pm.
For more information, please contact: Meredith FarkasACRL-Oregon President, 2018-2019Portland Community Collegeacrlor@olaweb.org