Scholarships & Grants

Available Grants

The following grants are available for 2021:

  • Three (3) $500 grants to attend the virtual AALL Management Institute, March 23-24, 2021.
  • Grant(s) to attend the Equal Justice Conference to be held virtually on May 3-7, 2021.
  • Two (2) approximately $300 grants to attend the virtual Self Represented Litigation Network Conference in 2021.
  • Four (4) $1,500 grants to attend the AALL Annual Meeting, July 17-20, Cleveland, Ohio. Two grants designated for librarians with less than five years of experience, and two grants designated for librarians with more than five years of experience.

* The availability of any and all grants are subject to change based on possible COVID-related circumstances.

To apply:

  1. Read the GLL-SIS Grant Rules.
  2. Download and complete the 2021 Grant Application.
  3. Email the completed, signed application, resume, and one signed letter of recommendation to the GLL Grants Committee Chair, Christine Morton (christine_morton@ca2.uscourts.gov, 631-712-6090.)

Recipients

  • 2019 - 2020

    2020

    AALL LEADERSHIP ACADEMY

    • Marcelo Rodriguez, Research and Training Librarian, US Courts Library for the 2nd Circuit, New York, NY.

    SELF REPRESENTED LITIGATION NETWORK CONFERENCE

    • Sue Ludington, Law Librarian, Lane County Law Library, Eugene, Oregon.

    2019

    AALL Annual Meeting Grant

    • Leslie Greenwood, Reference Librarian, Minnesota State Law Library, St. Paul, MN
    • Francis Norton, Research Librarian, Law Library of Louisiana, New Orleans, LA
    • Stephen Parks, State Librarian, Mississippi Supreme Court, Jackson, MS

    AALL Management Institute Grant

    • Emily Bergfeld, Alameda County Law Library, Oakland, CA