Cheryl Martin Presenter Award

CAML members interested in presenting at the 2019 conference are encouraged to apply for this award alongside their conference paper proposal. The award is open to either:

1.       First-time presenters (who may be at any stage in their career)

2.       Returning presenters who are early-career professionals (and who completed their education in the last five years)

The award includes the following:

  • Publication of the conference paper in the forthcoming CAML Review
  • Up to $1000 to cover travel and accommodation expenses for the CAML conference (submission of receipts required)
  • Conference registration and banquet fees

Application Requirements:

  • A 1-page letter requesting consideration for the Cheryl Martin Presenter Award
  • A current CV
  • A Statement expressing the applicant’s interest in and experience with music librarianship

Applications for this award will be considered at the same time as conference paper proposals and must be submitted to the Program Committee Chair, Marc Stoeckle, by February 8, 2019mstoeckle@ucalgary.ca.

Applicants are asked to refrain from registering for the Conference until after the results are announced. Applicants must be members must in good standing and, if a returning presenter, in the first 5 years of their career post-graduation from an MLIS degree or similar qualification (current employment is not a requirement).

 

First-time Attendee Award:

This award supports CAML members who are library/archival students or individuals considering a career in music librarianship. Applicants must be members in good standing.

The award includes: 

  • Conference registration and banquet fees

Applications must include the following:

  • A current CV
  • A letter requesting consideration for the First-time Attendee Award and clearly articulating the applicant’s interest in a career in music librarianship

Applications for this award must be submitted to the Program Committee Chair, Marc Stoeckle, by February 8, 2019mstoeckle@ucalgary.ca. Applicants are asked to refrain from registering for the Conference until after the results are announced.

 

CAML Research and Professional Development Scholarship:

This award supports research and/or professional development of CAML members with financial support of up to $1000. The scope of this award is broad and a wide range of submissions will be considered. Examples include:

  • Members seeking to top up funding on a current research project (even if it is already funded)
  • Funding to attend conferences related to the field of music librarianship
  • Support for a brand new research project
  • Any other professional development/research activities

In order to be eligible, applicants must be:

  • Members in good standing
  • Employed by a Canadian institution
  • Prepared to write an article on their research or professional development activity for publication in the forthcoming issue of theCAML Review

Applications must include:

  • A letter of application clearly indicating the research or professional experience the applicant is seeking
  • A budget proposal
  • A current CV
  • A letter of support (preferable from a supervisor or senior staff at the applicant’s institution)

Applications for this award must be submitted to the Program Committee chair, Marc Stoeckle, by February 8, 2019mstoeckle@ucalgary.ca

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