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2020 IFLA WLIC Participation Grants

2020 IFLA WLIC Participation Grants

In 2020, IFLA is pleased to be able to offer 39 grants to attend the IFLA World Library and Information Congress in Dublin, Ireland.

What does the grant cover?

The grant will cover the full registration fee which will be done through an online booking system, using a special code.
Applicants must be able to attend the Congress and will be responsible for all other costs associated with Congress attendance.

  • The grant is available to librarians and library workers from all library types.
  • The applicant must be a member of his/her national library association. The membership code of your national library association is requested.
  • Priority is given to applicants who are a first-time attendee to the IFLA World Library and Information Congress.
  • The applicant must be eligible to obtain a visa for travel.
  • The applicant must declare that she/he is able to fund all other costs beyond the grant that are involved in attending the Congress, e.g. all hotel, travel and subsistence expenses NOT covered by the Grant.

Please complete the form below and attach a single PDF file merging the following documents:
  • Curriculum vitae (one page max);
  • Your motivation concerning the professional benefit of attending the conference (max. 200 words);
  • Statement from your employer indicating that you have their approval to attend the IFLA World Library and Information Congress in Dublin.

Important Dates
Submission deadline is
27 March 2020
Successful candidates will be notified by  13 May 2020