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The American Library Association and EBSCO Information Services offer scholarships for librarians to attend the ALA Annual Conference

IPSWICH, Mass. — The American Library Association (ALA) and EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) are partnering to offer three scholarships for librarians to attend the 2022 ALA Annual Conference and Expo.

This year’s conference will take place June 23-28 in Washington, DC These scholarships will allow librarians to take advantage of the conference’s professional development, educational, and networking opportunities. Applicants must be ALA members and submit an essay answering the following question: “How will attending the ALA conference contribute to my professional development?”

Each scholarship will provide up to $1,000 to cover conference registration, travel and expenses. Fellows will be honored by representatives of EBSCO and ALA at the conference at a breakfast hosted by EBSCO.

The application deadline is February 28, 2022 and applications will be evaluated by a jury appointed by the ALA.

To apply or learn more about the scholarship, visit:

For more information please contact:
Kathleen McEvoy
Vice President of Communications
[email protected]

About EBSCO Information Services
EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) is the leading provider of online research content and research technology serving university, school and public libraries; health and medical institutions; companies; and government agencies around the world. From research, acquisition management, subscription services and discovery to clinical decision support and patient care, learning, research and development, EBSCO provides institutions with access to the content and resources to meet the information and workflow needs of their users and organizations. For more information, visit the EBSCO website at:

About the American Library Association
ALA is the leading national organization providing resources to inspire library and information professionals to transform their communities through essential programs and services. For more than 140 years, ALA has been the trusted voice of libraries, championing the profession and the role of the library in improving learning and access to information for all. For more information, visit