3 winnersErica CharisACRL Team


The Association of College and Research Libraries offers scholarships in five categories for ACRL 2015. Applications are due Friday, November 7, 2014. Individuals may apply for more than one scholarship if they are qualified however; only one scholarship award per person is permitted. ACRL encourages applications from all over the globe for participation at the conference in Portland, or online through our Virtual Conference scholarships.

Scholarship categories include:

  • Librarian Scholarships - provide opportunities for librarians with five or fewer years of post-MLS experience to update their skills and knowledge
  • Library Support Staff Scholarships - provide opportunities for library support staff to attend the premier event for academic and research libraries
  • Library School Student Scholarships - provide opportunities for library school students to learn more about current issues and developments in academic and research libraries
  • Spectrum Scholar Travel Grants - provide opportunities for Spectrum Scholars to attend the ACRL conference for professional development and networking with colleagues or mentors through the ACRL Dr. E.J. Josey Spectrum Scholar Mentor Program.
  • Virtual Conference Scholarships - provide unique opportunities for collaboration, learning and networking online