To help advance library service in the province of Alberta, LAA provides financial support to personal members through grants for continuing education activities. Preference will be given to those activities carried out in Alberta. Individual awards will not exceed $500. Applicants who have not been awarded previous LAA assistance will be given first consideration.
The next application deadline is September 15. 2017.
Applications will be considered in three categories:
- A subsidy to applicants wishing to enhance their library experience through exchanges, projects and research that will benefit the development or improve library science in Alberta.
- A subsidy to applicants wishing to pursue further formal library training.
- Assistance to students and library employees in the form of travel grants and fees to attend conferences, workshops and seminars in the library and information field.
You will find more information and the application form here.