Management Institute Grant

A grant may be awarded biennially to support attendance at the AALL Management Institute by a TS-SIS member. This grant is a reimbursement for transportation, lodging, meals, and/or registration expenses up to $1000 (with accompanying receipts). In the event of a virtual Management Institute, up to five grants of $100 may be awarded. The Grant provides reimbursement for incurred expenses for attendance at AALL’s Management Institute. The AALL Virtual Management Institute will be held March 23–242021 from 11:00 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. CDT. Details on costs and registration deadlines can be found at the AALL Management Institute page.


  • financial need
  • documentation of registration for the AALL Management Institute
  • member of TS-SIS

Each applicant must submit:

  • A resume that incudes current position and relevant previous positions
  • Application Form (Word Version) which includes:
    • evidence of professional involvement
    • itemized estimate of transportation, lodging, meals, and/or registration expenses for attending the Institute
    • statement of how much financial support will be provided by the applicant’s employer
    • statement describing their interest in the Institute and financial need
    • indicate whether you will be unable to attend the Institute without funding from this grant
  • a copy of registration confirmation for the Institute
  • one (1) letter of recommendation

The recipient will be expected to:

  • write an article about their experience at the Institute for TSLL within the year
  • attend the TS-SIS business meeting, virtually, or onsite if being held at the AALL Annual Meeting


All application materials must be received by the Awards Committee Chair by February 8, 2021.