Doctoral Students to ALISE Grant
The ALISE Board of Directors seeks nominations from institutional members for the Doctoral Students to ALISE Grant each year, which supports the attendance of one or more promising LIS doctoral students at the ALISE Annual Conference. Through undertaking conference assignments and participating fully in conference programs, the winner will gain an understanding of how ALISE serves its members. One or two grants will be given at the discretion or ALISE and winners will be announced in November and the award will be presented at the Awards Reception during the Annual Conference. This award is sponsored by the ALISE Endowment Fund. Applications for this grant/award are reviewed the three current at-large members of the ALISE Board of Directors.
Winners will receive:
The nominating school of the award recipient is asked to help their student with transportation costs.
Student Commitmenet Guidelines:
The Doctoral Students to ALISE will commit to 10 hours of ALISE activities which may include:
Eligibility & Criteria:
The dean/director/program chair of a member school may nominate one doctoral student by completing the nomination form. In addition, the nominee must submit a statement addressing the following:
The statement must be double spaced, word processed, and must not exceed 250 words. Submissions must be titled and display the author’s name. Nominees must e-mail both the nomination form (coming Fall 2015) and statement to ALISE Headquarters at email@example.com.
2015: Liya Deng
2014: Chaoqun Ni
2014: Adriana McCleer
2013: Nancy Poole
2013: Maria Otero-Boisvert
2013: Jeffrey DiScala
2012: Jackie Brodsky
2011: Beth St. Jean
2010: Sarah Sutton
2009: Marc Kosciejew
2009: Shelagh K. Genuis
2008: Miriam Matteson