Applicants must be currently enrolled in an ALA-accredited library school within the region and must be a current member of SC/MLA.
In order to apply, please send the following:
- A letter of recommendation (on institutional letterhead) from a LIS instructor
- A brief paragraph essay answering the question: “What do you expect to gain professionally and/or personally by attending the SC/MLA annual meeting?"
- The following application, which can be found here.
$250 will be awarded to each recipient after the close of the SC/MLA Annual Meeting.
After the meeting, a brief (250-300 word) report about the meeting will be submitted by the successful applicant(s) and published in the SC/MLA’s newsletter, Southern Expressions.