First Timer's Conference Grant

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To be eligible, an applicant must be a personal member of APLA, residing in Atlantic Canada, and planning to attend her/his first APLA annual conference. Grants are allocated, consistent with general APLA guidelines, to help meet conference related expenses. If more applications are received than can be met by the fund, money will be awarded by drawing from the names of all eligible applicants. Recipients will be expected to write a short report, for the Executive and the APLA Bulletin, summarizing their conference experience. Applicants should include name, business address, chosen means for contacting (mail, e-mail, telephone, fax) estimated costs (travel, accommodation, meals, registration), and a signed compliance with eligibility requirements. Nominations should be submitted by March 31 to:

VP, President Elect

        VP, President Elect

        Suzanne van den Hoogen
        Public Services Librarian
        Angus L. Macdonald Library
        St. Francis Xavier University
        P.O. Box 5000
        Antigonish, NS
        B2G 2W5
        Tel: (902)867-4535
        svandenh@stfx.ca
        Fax: (902) 424-0633