The MLA Annual Meeting scholarship is intended to provide support for members to attend the MLA Annual Meeting. Awards may cover any fees associated with the MLA annual meeting including registration, hotel fees, continuing education and travel. The maximum award amount is $700. Up to six awards will be given.
Scholarships are awarded as reimbursements. Therefore, if you receive an award, you must register and pay the registration fee. After the conference, you can request to be reimbursed. Additional information can be found in the "Conditions of Award" section below.
The 2017 Annual Meeting will be held in Seattle, WA. Please see the conference page for additional information on the meeting.
Apply by March 31, 2017. Applications forms can be found here.
Full award and eligibility criteria can be found here. A summary is listed below.
How Applications are Selected for Funding
Award applications will be considered and weighted for factors such as levels of institutional support; amount of recently received NAHSL awards; professional involvement on the local, state, regional, or national level; statement of purpose for award use; number of applicants per institution; and geographical distribution of applications across the NAHSL region.
If you receive a scholarship, you agree to the following: