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LLAGNY Grants and Scholarships
2017-2018

 

LLAGNY has long been committed to assisting its members in achieving their professional goals. LLAGNY members support their colleagues through the provision of grants to be used in the pursuit of career advancement.  LLAGNY also continues to award scholarships to the best and brightest entering our profession.

The scholarship and grant application period has begun.

If you are interested in any of the awards listed on this page, please email your completed application to grantsandscholarships@llagny.org by no later than 5:00 pm on May 19th, 2017.

All recipients will be announced at the Annual June Meeting and Dinner.

This year, through the generous contributions of our sponsors and our fellow members, we are able to offer the following scholarships and grants:

Scholarships

During the 2017-2018 Grant Year, the following scholarships will be awarded to two deserving and accomplished LLAGNY members:

Type I Scholarship:   $2,000.00               
● An outstanding MLS candidate who is new to the graduate program will be awarded this scholarship to continue his or her studies in the field of librarianship.

Type II Scholarship:   $2,500.00                                                                
● An outstanding MLS candidate who has completed either 12 credits toward an MLS degree or 3 years of work experience in a law library and is accepted in an MLS program will be awarded this scholarship in order to complete the graduate program.

Please use the application below to apply for a LLAGNY Scholarship:

2017 Scholarship Application (fillable PDF)

Annual AALL Conference & PLL Summit Grants

During the 2017-2018 Grant Year, the following grants will be awarded to two deserving and accomplished LLAGNY members:

AALL 2017 Conference Grant:  $2,300.00
● A grant will be awarded to one LLAGNY member who is in need of assistance to attend this year’s AALL Conference in Austin, Texas. Proof of registration and a Law Lines article on the experience will be required of the recipient.

AALL/PLL 2017 Conference Grant:  $2,600.00
● A grant will be awarded this year to one LLAGNY member wishing to attend both the PLL Summit and the AALL Conference in July 2017. Proof of registration and a Law Lines article on the experience will be required of the recipients.

Please use the application below to apply for a LLAGNY AALL/PLL Conference Grant:

2017 AALL/PLL Conference Grant Application (fillable PDF)

Attendance Grants at Professional Development Events

During the 2017-2018 Grant Year, the following conference and event participation grants will be awarded to deserving and accomplished LLAGNY members:

● ILTACON Conference Grant: Up to $2,500.00
o Event takes place in August and is not local to NYC Metro Area.

● ARK Knowledge Management Conference Grant: Up to $1,700.00
o Event usually occurs in October and is local to the NYC Metro Area.

● Legal Tech New York Conference Grant: Up to $1,500.00
o Event occurs in late January/early February and is local to NYC Metro Area.

● ARK Best Practices & Management Strategies Conference Grant: Up to $1,000.00
o Event usually occurs in February and is local to the NYC Metro Area.

● AALL Management Institute Grant: Up to $2,000.00
o Event usually occurs in March/April and is not local to NYC Metro Area.

One (1) recipient will receive each of the above-listed grants. If you would like to attend any of these events during 2017-2018, please apply now!

Please use the application below to apply for a LLAGNY Professional Development Conference Grant:

2017 Professional Development Grant Application (fillable PDF)


Please see the scholarship/grant application for further information about the criteria and process for the particular grant/scholarship
or contact grantsandscholarships@llagny.org if you have any questions.