The MLA Annual Meeting scholarship is intended to provide support for members to attend the MLA Annual Meeting. The award is typically used to cover registration. The maximum award amount is $750 for in-person registration and $350 for virtual only registration.
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 2022 will take place in New Orleans. There will be an in-person and virtual component. Applications are now being accepted for the MLA Annual Meeting Scholarship. The due date for all applications is April 15th. No late applications will be accepted.
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: