Submitted by sallison on Mon, 11/19/2012 - 02:26.
CAML First-Time Conference Presenter Award
Call for applications:
Applications are now being accepted for the CAML First-Time Conference Presenter Award, sponsored by the Canadian Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres (CAML) and intended to provide a first-time CAML conference presenter with the opportunity to present a paper at the 2013 CAML Conference in Victoria, British Columbia (June 6-8, 2013). The award of up to $1000 will be received by the winner upon submission of receipts for registration, travel, and accommodation expenses following the conference.
Applicants must be members of CAML who are presenting at a CAML conference for the first time. Priority will be given to applicants in the early stages of their professional career, recent graduates who are seeking a position as a music librarian, or graduate library school students aspiring to become music librarians. Following the conference, the recipient of the award will submit the conference paper for publication in the August 2013 issue of the CAML Review. Runners-up may be invited to present their paper at the conference and/or submit their paper for inclusion in the CAML Review. (Note that such invitations to runners-up would not include a financial award.)
Applicants must submit the following in PDF format by February 15, 2013:
1. A title and abstract for your proposed presentation (maximum of 250 words). Session format is a 30-minute presentation (20-minute presentation with 10 minutes for questions).
2. A curriculum vitae