SPIE Digital Library Student Travel Stipend Award


$1200 SPIE Digital Library Student Travel Stipend — Call for Applications

Stipend to attend the 2019 SLA Annual Meeting on June 14-18 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

SPIE Digital Library is sponsoring for library school students an award of a $1200 travel stipend toward payment of expenses incurred while attending the 2019 Special Libraries Association conference in Cleveland, OH. This award will be presented at the awards event at the 2019 SLA Conference. Award winners will receive ONE complementary ticket to the awards event.

SPIE Digital Library is the world’s largest collection of optics and photonics applied research.

Deadline for Submission: March 15, 2019


The SPIE Digital Library Student Travel Stipend Award will be given to the qualified student who submits a personal statement of up to 1000 words on how they believe this award will benefit them personally and professionally.

Instructions for submission:

Submit your application by March 15, 2019. Provide your name, address, telephone number, email address, name of your library school and statement to:
Bette Finn
Phone: 404-894-1790


Applicants will receive notification on award status by late March. The award check will be presented at the SLA conference.

The award recipient’s name will be posted to the Engineering Division’s website.

The award winner will receive a one year SLA student membership to the Engineering Division.