Naseej Academy and the International Federation of Library Associations Center for Arabic Speaking Libraries (IFLA–CASL) announce the Naseej Academy Grant to Attend the IFLA Annual Conference. Applications are invited from librarians and information specialists from the Arab world who wish to attend the World Library and Information Congress (WLIC) organized by IFLA. This year’s conference will be held in Athens, Greece, on August 24–30, 2019.
Priority in awarding the grant will be given to applicants presenting paper(s) or who have an active role during the conference. The winner will be decided jointly by Naseej Academy and IFLA–CASL.
The grant covers travel, accommodation and registration expenses for one person, up to the value of USD2,000. The grant winner agrees to prepare a professional report documenting their participation in various activities at the conference, and describing how that participation will benefit their institution.
- Deadline for applications is March 28, 2019.
- The grant winner will be announced on April 11, 2019.
About Naseej Academy
Naseej Academy is a non-profit initiative that seeks to support and develop the leadership of the library, information and knowledge sectors in the Arab world. It offers a comprehensive range of courses, workshops and continuing education programs in cooperation with local, regional and international agencies. To that end, Naseej Academy is committed to enlisting the world's industry experts in shaping the future of libraries, and in developing and motivating librarians.
Naseej Academy and the International Federation of Library Associations Center for Arabic Speaking Libraries (IFLA–CASL) announce the 2019 Naseej Academy Grant to Attend the IFLA Annual Conference.