ARCHIVED: FCIL Schaffer Grant for Foreign Librarians

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The purpose of the FCIL Schaffer Grant for Foreign Law Librarians is to provide financial assistance to ensure the presence and participation of a foreign librarian at the AALL Annual Meeting. Foreign attendees enrich AALL events by sharing global perspectives for the benefit of all participants.

Application Information:

Please visit the Foreign, Comparative & International Law SIS website for more information.

Previous Winners:

2014: Irene Kraft, Associate Library Officer, International Criminal Court, The Hague, Netherlands

2013: Bård Sverre Tuseth, Law Librarian, University of Oslo Law Library, Postboks 1085, Blindern, Oslo, Norway

2012: Priya Rai, Deputy Librarian, National Law University, Delhi, New Delhi, India

2011: Gloria Marcela Orrego Hoyos, Legal Reference Librarian and Professor of Law, Universidad de San Andres, Buenos Aires, Argentina

2010: Ufuoma Lamikanra, Readers' Services Librarian, Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of Lagos Campus, Lagos, Nigeria

2009: Ahmadullah Masoud, Reference Librarian, Independent National Legal Training Center (INLTC), Kabul, Afghanistan

2008: Leanne Cummings, Australia, Current Trends within the Australian Economy and Legal Industry, and its Impact upon Law Librarians

2007: Cheng Zhen, China, Publication of Chinese Legal Materials

2006: Hind Al-Helaly, Egypt, The Egyptian Legal System

2005: Irma Aladashvili, Georgia, CIS and Eastern European Law Interest Group

2004: Milagros Santos-Ong, Philippines, Report of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) Meeting and Conference

2003: Emmanuel Mensah Darkey, Ghana, Memories of the 96th Annual AALL Meeting in Seattle

2001: Sania Battalova, Kyrgyz Republic, First recipient of the New Ellen Schaffer Foreign Librarian's Grant Attends AALL Annual Meeting; Sania's Follow-up Report