IFLA Fellowships, Funds, Grants and Awards
IFLA administers a number of Grants and Scholarships to enable aspiring library and information professionals from all over the world to enhance their training and to provide funding for new and exciting projects in the field of librarianship. Full details and application forms can be obtained from IFLA Headquarters.
Jointly sponsored by IFLA and OCLC Online Computer Library Center.
This programme provides early career development and continuing education for library and information science professionals from countries with developing economies.
Jointly sponsored by the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP) and IFLA.
The Aspire Award was launched in memory of CILIP's Chief Executive Bob McKee, who died in August 2010. The Award will support the development of new professionals and the strengthening of international relationships. It will provide bursaries for new professionals to attend CILIP and IFLA conferences.
Grants and Awards for attendance to the World Library and Information Congress
Congress Participation Grants (Columbus 2016)
IFLA BibLibre International Library Marketing Award
This award honors organizations that have implemented creative, results-oriented marketing projects or campaigns. Three finalists are recognized each year for their outstanding achievements.
Dr. Shawky Salem Conference Grant (SSCG)
Funded by Dr. Shawky Salem of Egypt and jointly administered by IFLA, the purpose of this permanent annual grant is to enable one expert in library and information sciences from the Arab Countries (AC) to attend the IFLA Annual Conference.
Last update: 11 January 2016