The Chinese American Librarians Association (CALA) is pleased to provide ten (10) scholarships at $500 each for CALA members to participate in the 2012 JCLC (Joint Conference for Librarians of Color) in Kansas City, September 19-23, 2012. Detailed and complete information about the Conference is available at http://jclc-conference.org/. This grant is for 2012 JCLC conference attendance only. We hope the scholarship will provide further encouragement for a wide participation of CALA members to the JCLC conference.
Application Deadline: April 30, 2012
Eligibility and Criteria:
· The applicant must be a current CALA member in good standing.
· The Scholarship is for attending 2012 JCLC only.
· The applicant must state his/her intention to register or has already registered to attend the 2012 JCLC.
· The applicant must demonstrate his/her financial need.
· Priorities may be given to those who are employed in a position that serves minority communities, or those who have not received CALA grants in attending national or international conferences in the past three years, or those who will make presentations at the conference.
· CALA 2012 JCLC Scholarship Taskforce members are not eligible for the Scholarship.
For more information, please visit http://cala-web.org/node/1455