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.
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.
MLA 2020 will be in Portland, OR from May 15-20. Applications are now being accepted for the MLA Annual Meeting Scholarship. The due date for all applications is 11:59pm on March 31, 2020. No late applications will be accepted. Applications forms can be found on the professional development page.
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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: