Developing Countries Conference Program - Application has been closed.

As a not-for-profit association of theological libraries and librarians, ATLA understands the importance of supporting theological education throughout the world. ATLA desires to be recognized globally as a strategic collaborator and for the ATLA membership to be more diverse and inclusive. In support of these goals, ATLA has developed a program to make attending the ATLA Annual Conference affordable for members in eligible developing countries.

  • Registration: There is no charge ($0.00) for conference registrants (excludes business representatives) from countries other than the US and Canada.

  • Conference Travel Grants: ATLA Student or Individual Members from countries other than the US and Canada may apply to receive an ATLA Travel Grant of $1000 regardless of if they receive financial assistance from their institution to attend the conference. For more information and to apply: https://www.atla.com/Members/conference/Pages/ConferenceTravelGrant.aspx

  • Developing Country Conference Grants: Any ATLA Student or Individual member in good standing as of January 1, 2018, in a country designated "developing" by the World Bank (eligible developing countries), is eligible to apply for a grant of $1000 to be used to attend the ATLA Annual Conference.

Members who are eligible may take advantage of one or both of the grant programs.

You may apply for a travel grant until Monday, April 30, 2018. There are a limited amount of funds available for grants and they will be awarded on a first come, first served basis to eligible applicants. Approved recipients will be notified on or before Friday, May 4, 2018.

Recipients
must register for the conference before Friday, May 11, 2018, and are required to stay at the conference hotel.

Complete the Developing Countries Conference Grant Request form below to apply. There are a limited amount of funds available for grants and they will be awarded on a first come, first served basis to eligible applicants. Approved recipients will be notified immediately.

Once recipients return the required paperwork and their conference registration and hotel reservation are verified, a check for the Developing Country Conference Grant amount will be sent to the recipient.

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register for the conference upon notification

stay at the conference hotel