ALISE Research Grant Competition
The Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE) is now accepting proposals for its 2015 Research Grant Program Competition. An award of one or more grants totaling $5,000 may be made to support research broadly related to education for library and information science. The Research Grant Award cannot be used to support a doctoral dissertation. At least one applicant in a group submitting a proposal must be a personal member of ALISE as of the deadline date.
Elizabeth Figa, North Texas (2016) - Elizabeth.firstname.lastname@example.org
Rhiannon Gainor, McGill (2016)
Clara Chu - email@example.com
Proposals may not exceed 20 double-spaced pages, excluding CVs. If necessary, supporting information may be included in an appendix. Proposals must include the following information to be considered in the competition:
Staff training, general operating or overhead expenses, and other indirect costs are not funded.
The proposals will be judged by the ALISE Research Committee with the assistance of additional ALISE members in those cases where the methodology warrants. The proposals will be judged on:
Submissions will be disqualified if they exhibit one or more of the following:
The committee reserves the right to select no winning proposal if in its judgment none of the proposals are considered satisfactory.
Recipients of the award must:
1999 - Karen E. Pettigrew, Michigan, and Lynne McKechnie, Western Ontario, for The Use of Theory in Library and Information Science Education and Research