Sponsored Attendee Bursary - A&SL Conference 2019

Call for Applications

The Academic & Special Libraries Section (A&SL) offers two bursaries to cover attendance at ASL2019. One of these bursaries will be a “First-Timer” bursary, awarded to someone who has not attended the ASL Conference before.


If applying for the first timer award please indicate this on the application form. 


About the Sponsored Attendee Bursary


The bursary will cover the cost of the conference delegate fee for the 29th March 2019. Travel costs up to a maximum of €100 will be reimbursed upon production of receipts.  Accommodation costs will not be covered by this bursary. All expenses claims must be submitted to the A&SL Hon. Treasurer by 1st May 2019.


After the conference, the bursary winners will be expected to write a conference review of approximately 300-500 words to be disseminated to the A&SL membership.

Committee members and previous recipients are not eligible to apply. 

Applications will be reviewed and judged by the members of the A&SL Committee.


How to Apply


Applicants for the Sponsored Attendee Bursary should complete the submission form.


Please submit the completed application form by email to aslsectionevents@gmail.com


Please put "2019 Conference - Sponsored Attendee Bursary" in the subject field of the email.


The deadline for submissions is January 31st 2019


The winning applicants will be contacted by email in February.



2018 Winners: Megan Corrigan and Colleen Ballard