SLA - Continuing Education Grants

Feb. 9, 2018






Continuing Education Grant and Mary Donaldson Award Applications

February 8, 2018






The Saskatchewan Library Association strives to provide and support relevant educational opportunities for its members. Three categories of grants are available:

  1. Grant to an individual for attendance to any continuing education opportunity (conference, workshop, etc.).
  2. Grant to an individual or institution for organization and promotion of a continuing education opportunity (conference, workshop, etc.).
  3. Grant for first time attendance at the Saskatchewan Libraries Conference.

Grants will not be awarded if suitable candidates do not apply. Preference will be given to those who have not had a grant before.


Category 1 and 2 Grant Applications will be accepted until February 15 and August 15 annually.  Category 3 Grant Applications will be accepted until February 15 annually (unless otherwise posted).


Guidelines for Category 1, 2, and 3 Grants:  Conference Grant Guidelines


Application for all Categories of Grants:   Continuing Education Grant Application


All applications are to be sent to the SLA Executive Director





Applications are invited for the 2018 Mary Donaldson Award. The Mary Donaldson Memorial Trust was established in 1966 to honour the memory of Mary Donaldson, who was Saskatchewan's first Provincial Librarian from 1951 until her death in 1966. The Mary Donaldson Award of Merit was established in 1977 to provide a bursary to a full-time or part-time Saskatchewan student enrolled in a library and information technician program. The award will be presented during the annual Saskatchewan Library Association Conference in May. Please note the deadline for applications is March 31, 2018.


Applicants are required to complete the application form Word and PDF.


For more information about the award please contact the SLA Office by phone at 306-780-9413 or email at


Applications should be sent via mail or fax to:


Dorothea Warren

Executive Director
Saskatchewan Library Association
15- 2010 7th Ave, Regina SK
S7K 3R5
Tel: 306- 780-9409
Fax: 306-780-9447


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