OPLA Scholarships

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    Funding for Super Conference and RA in a Day
The Joyce Kipps Memorial Scholarships in partnership with Library Bound, have been developed to help off-set costs for an OLA member to attend one of two annual signature events; Super Conference and RA in a Day.
View past recipients.
Funding available: $300 for Super Conference and $200 for RA in a Day.
To apply: Complete the online form by December 15 for Super Conference and March 30 for RA in a Day. 


    Public Library Association (PLA) Conference Grant
This grant subsidizes the cost of one individual to attend to the Public Library Association Conference that is held biennially in the United States.  The grant will be awarded by a random draw of qualified nominees submitted to OLA/OPLA by November 15th every 2 years. 
The next PLA Conference is held in Nashville, Tennessee in 2020.
Funding available: up to $3,000
To apply: Nominations will reopen in the fall of 2019