Applications are being accepted for the annual Ken Haycock Student Conference Award for the 2013 BC Library Conference. The award is in the amount of $300, and also includes a complimentary basic conference registration.
Named in honour of Ken Haycock, director of the School of Library, Archival and Information Studies from 1992-2002, this award is intended to offset BC Library Conference expenses, encouraging leadership and professional activity among students.
In addition to the cash award, BCLA will contribute a basic conference registration.
- Recipient will be a member of BCLA.
- Recipient will be a BC resident enrolled in an ALA-accredited MLIS program at the time of the application.
- Recipient will submit a statement of potential benefit from attending the conference and involvement with BCLA
To apply, follow the instructions for BCLA Continuing Education Awards on the Awards Nomination Process webpage at http://www.bcla.bc.ca/page/awards.aspx#.UWMs7TeNDoE
BCLA Continuing Education Awards:
Please write a brief letter stating which award you are seeking and why you have applied for support. Send all letters of application to BCLA Executive Director Annette DeFaveri at firstname.lastname@example.org – applications must be received by April 15th, 2013. Please indicate the name of the award in the subject line of your email.