The Canadian Association of Public Libraries (CAPL) is accepting applications for the CAPL Conference Bursary until March 31, 2008. The bursary provides $1,000 towards attendance at the CLA 2008 CONFERENCE

You are eligible if:

you have received an MLS degree within the last seven years;
you are a personal member in good standing of CAPL;
you need financial assistance to attend the CLA conference.
To apply for the bursary, please submit a current resume and a one to two page summary of the professional benefit expected from attending the conference. Please note that consideration will be given to the distance of the applicant's place of residence from the conference site.

APPLY IN WRITING BY March 31 , 2008 TO:

Rachel Sarjeant-Jenkins
Medicine Hat Public Library
414 First Street SE
Medicine Hat, AB T1A 0A8

Tel.: (403) 502-8528
Fax: (403) 502-8529
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Susan McLean
Director of Public Service/Deputy CEO
Halifax Public Libraries
60 Alderney Drive,
Dartmouth, NS, B3Y 4P8
tel: (902)490-5898
fax: (902)490-5762