Legislative Day Stipend

It’s that time again! The 2015 National Library Legislative Day is quickly approaching and will be held on May 4th & 5th at the Liaison Hotel in Washington, D.C. NLLD is a two-day event in which people who care about libraries participate in advocacy and issue training sessions, interact with Capitol Hill insiders, and visit congressional member offices to ask Congress to pass legislation that supports libraries.

If you are interested in attending this event, ACRL/DVC is offering a stipend up to $700 to cover expenses (registration, travel, and lodging).  

Please contact the ACRL/DVC legislative liaison, Sarah Wingo (Sarah.Wingo@villanova.edu), with “ACRL/DVC Legislative Stipend” in your subject line, to apply for this stipend.  

In order to apply please submit a statement no more than 300 words detailing why you would like to attend the Legislative day.

The deadline to apply is April 1st For more information about library legislative day, you can also check the Legislative Day page on the ALA Washington Office web site,  http://www.ala.org/advocacy/advleg/nlld