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The ILA established a scholarship fund in May 2014 to help young individuals attend ILA Regional or Biennial Conferences. The first awards were made in September 2014 and provided scholarships to 8 young people who attended a Regional Conference in Lisbon.

2018 Scholarship Awards for Sydney

The ILA has established a Scholarship Fund to help graduate & postgraduate students and early career professionals attend ILA Regional or Biennial Conferences.

This is the Call for Candidates for the ILA2018 Biennial Conference in Sydney 19-24 August 2018.

Applications are particularly welcomed from younger persons in regions of the world that are generally under-represented in the ILA’s work. For full eligibility criteria see the Call for Candidates.

Award: Full Scholarships are intended to contribute towards (but not necessarily fully cover) the Conference registration fees; travel costs; accommodation; and subsistence. The Selection Committee may also decide to award only a Partial Scholarship.

Applications: Applications for scholarships for the ILA2018 Biennial Conference in Sydney, 19-24 August 2018, must be received by 09 March 2018 (5:00 pm – London time). Applicants should download and complete the Application Form. This should be sent with all accompanying documents, as mentioned on the application form, to: info@ila-hq.org.

The Selection Committee will announce their decisions by 27 April 2018 and successful applicants will be informed immediately.

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If you would like to make a donation towards this fund, please contact us at: info@ila-hq.org or use this: CAFBank International Payment Form (1247KB).

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