This award (sponsored by the CILIP Information Literacy Group) enables two students to attend the entire event. The award consists of full conference registration, travel and accommodation expenses.
We welcome applications from full-time or part-time students (including distance-learners) registered for a UK-based first degree or postgraduate qualification in information / library studies or information literacy. It is not essential that applicants are current members of CILIP or its Information Literacy Group.
Closing date: Thursday February 20th 2014.
Applications should take the form of a statement (maximum 500 words) which:
The successful applicants will be required to report on the conference for a future issue of the Journal of Information Literacy.
Applications will be judged by a small panel of experts appointed by the LILAC committee. The judges’ decision will be final. Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application by mid-March.
Applications will be judged according to the following criteria:
Please direct enquiries and send applications to:
Nigel Morgan (LILAC awards officer); LilacAwards@cardiff.ac.uk
PLEASE NOTE: If you are registered on an appropriate course at ANY point during the current year of the award you are eligible to apply. Previous applicants will be accepted.
Click here to see past winners of this award.