Invitation to Apply for the SLA Texas Chapter Member Conference Stipend
Would you like some extra funds for attending the 2019 Special Libraries Association Annual Conference (https://connect.sla.org/ac2019/home
The SLA Texas Chapter is offering the following opportunities for the upcoming annual conference in Cleveland, Ohio, June 14-18:
- One (1) professional chapter member stipend, valued up to $1250, and
- One (1) student chapter member stipend, valued up to $1000
1) Meet one of these membership conditions at the time of application:
- A regular Texas Chapter member (for the Professional Stipend), or
- A student Texas Chapter member currently enrolled in an ALA-accredited MLIS program (for the Student Stipend)
2) Available to attend the 2019 annual conference
3) Available to fulfill the responsibilities of a stipend winner (see below).
The stipend recipients will be asked to:
1) Meet with a Texas Chapter representative at the Annual Conference;
2) Serve on a committee or special project for the Texas Chapter (post conference);
3) Provide a brief recap of the experience at the Fall Texas Chapter Annual meeting or participate in a webinar discussing the conference experience;
4) Provide receipts for hotel and travel for reimbursement of the stipend.
Selected stipend recipients will be notified after March 15, 2019.