Dear CALA members,
I'm happy to announce that CALA has made available 10 new 2016 IFLA Registration Grant to help CALA members cover the cost of 2016 IFLA World Library and Information Congress early registration fee (please register as IFLA member, CALA’s IFLA membership code is US-0009).
A complete application, including the required documents, should be emailed to Zheng (Jessica) Lu (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Guoying Liu (email@example.com), Co-Chairs of the CALA Conference Travel Grant Committee.
All applications must be submitted and received by the deadline of March 31, 2016.
Required application materials include:
Application Review Criteria:
Applications will be reviewed and evaluated by the CALA Travel Grant Committee based on the following criteria:
Grant recipients will be notified no later than April 30, 2016
Grant Recipient Requirements:
Each grant recipient must submit a one-page report of his/her experience to the CALA Travel Grant Committee, within the two months following the conference s/he attended. The submitted reports will be posted on the CALA website and published in the CALA Newsletter.
Each grant recipient must submit a registration receipt to CALA Treasurer for reimbursement of the registration fee.
All grant recipients are strongly encouraged to volunteer to serve on CALA committees and task forces.
For cancellations for any reason other than documented illness, family emergency, or other unavoidable and documented circumstances, registration will not be reimbursed by CALA.