(Administered by the Professional Development Committee)
The NAHSL Technology Grant seeks to:
Criterion 1 - NAHSL Membership
Applicant must be a current member of NAHSL (membership will be verified by Membership Chair).
Criterion 2 - Eligibility for Awards
Technology grants are available for
Criterion 3 - Dollar Amount
A maximum of $1000 may be awarded per project per year. The award will not exceed the actual cost of the project, hardware or software. If no qualifying projects are submitted, the award will not be granted. Grant funds may not be used for wages or salary expenses.
Criterion 4 – Award Guidelines
Award applications will be considered and weighted for factors such as levels of institutional support; amounts 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.
Criterion 5 - Deadline for Application
Chair must receive application at least 4 weeks before a program/course or anticipated purchase of hardware/software. Hardware/software must be purchased within three months of grant award.
Criterion 6 – Dissemination
Award recipients and their administrator will receive notification of the award. Award recipients must report back to the membership within 12 months of receipt of the grant. Dissemination may take the form of a poster, presentation, or published article. The report should demonstrate how the use of the grant funds benefitted their institution, their colleagues and/or the profession, and assess the impact of the award project.