AALL Leadership Academy Grant

AALL offers Leadership Academy to its newer members to train for leadership roles.   It is “designed as an intensive experience aimed at growing and developing leadership skills.”  The ALL-SIS offers $1,000 grant to an ALL-SIS member to attend the Leadership Academy.  The ALL-SIS Awards Committee invites applications for the AALL Leadership Academy Grant to ALL-SIS members who are accepted into the Academy.  


To qualify for the Grant, the winner must be an ALL-SIS member who is accepted into the 2011 AALL Leadership Academy with demonstrated financial need.  The winner must: (1) agree to accept an ALL-SIS committee position the year following the academy and (2) write a short article for the ALL-SIS Newsletter about the AALL Leadership Academy.

Submission Procedure:

To apply for the 2011 AALL Leadership Academy grant, submit (1) a current resume and (2) two letters of recommendation (at least one from someone in a supervisory or managerial role) that discuss your potential to contribute to the leadership role in academic law librarianship and your need for the grant.  The Grant recipient will be chosen, in large part, based on demonstrated financial need.  Send the resume and letters of recommendation to the ALL-SIS Awards Committee Chair (patrumm@fiu.edu), by Friday, September 16, 2011.

Masako Patrum
Florida International University
College of Law Library


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