Are you interested in attending the MLA 2017 meeting, but concerned about financial costs? There are funding sources available that can help support attendance costs, one of which is the JoVE Librarian Travel Award.
The JoVE Librarian Travel Award provides funding for 3 librarians to attend MLA ’17. This award is for librarians who are taking leadership roles to raise awareness about Scientific Research Reproducibility in their communities. Each librarian will be reimbursed up to $1,500 for conference related expenses. Applicants must be currently employed in an academic, medical, or research institution.
To apply, please go to the JoVE Librarian Travel Award page located here. A one-page essay is required. This essay looks at the librarian's initiative to raise awareness on the reproducibility crisis. The deadline for applications is February 24, 2017.