The American Library Association’s Office for Research and Statistics is accepting applications from innovative researchers for the annual Carroll Preston Baber Research Grant. The $3,000 grant is given to one or more librarians or library educators who will conduct research, over the course of one year, that could lead to an improvement in services to any specified group of people.
Carroll Preston Baber Research Grant
Friday, February 10, 2017
The proposed project will aim to answer a question of vital importance to the library community that is national in scope. Among the review panel criteria are:
Any ALA member may apply, and the Jury would welcome projects that involve both a practicing librarian and a researcher.
Deadline for submissions is Feb. 10, 2017. The jury will announce the award by late March.
The Carroll Preston Baber Research Grant is funded by the American Library Association.
For more information about the grant, carefully read the information on how to submit proposals and requirements of the recipient(s) at http://www.ala.org/offices/ors/orsawards/baberresearchgrant/babercarroll