Now Accepting Applications for ACRL NEC's Scholarships and Awards!

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The Scholarships and Awards Committee for ACRL New England Chapter is now accepting applications for our 2017 scholarships and awards. These awards are meant to give members of ACRL NEC the opportunity to participate in conferences and professional development and to be recognized for published papers. All deadlines are January 27, 2017.

Please consider applying for one of these scholarships and awards:

The Christine Drew Scholarship, to enable a member of ACRL/NEC to attend one track of ACRL Immersion. Includes up to $2000 registration/travel stipend to attend the ACRL Immersion program.

2017 ACRL National Conference Scholarship, to enable a member of ACRL/NEC, especially one who has never attended an ACRL National Conference, to attend the 2017 ACRL National Conference in Baltimore, MD. Up to $2,000 registration/travel stipend to attend the ACRL National Conference.

Continuing Education Scholarship, to enable a member of ACRL/NEC to pursue continuing education or professional development opportunities related to librarianship. Up to $500/year.

ACRL/NEC Annual Conference Scholarships for Librarians and Library Staff, to enable up to 6 ACRL/NEC member librarians or library staff to attend the Chapter’s Annual Conference. Covers registration/travel stipend to attend the ACRL/NEC Annual Conference. 

ACRL/NEC Annual Conference Scholarships for Library School Students, to enable up to 6 ACRL/NEC student members enrolled in an ALA-accredited library school program, or December 2015/January 2016 graduates, to attend the ACRL/NEC Annual Conference. Covers registration/travel stipend to the ACRL/NEC Annual Conference. 

Best Paper Award, for an ACRL/NEC member with the best scholarly library/information science paper. $250 and complimentary registration/travel stipend to attend the ACRL/NEC Annual Conference.