Grants & awards

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The Faculty of Information Alumni Association generously administers a number of grants and awards anne woodsworth presenting FIAA award to graduating student, Eve Leungfor both students and alumni.

FIAA Student Conference Grants

MI and MMSt students who have been invited to a conference in order to present their work or participate on a panel can apply for a conference grant.  Learn more about the FIAA Student Conference Grant.

FIAA Alumni Conference Grant

Alumni are eligible for a grant to attend the annual Ontario Library Association (OLA) Super Conference.  OLA, the largest Canadian library organization, hosts the Super Conference - the largest Canadian continuing education event of its kind, with excellent learning, networking, and social activities.  An expansive program of speakers and workshops covers all areas of librarianship. 

The next Super Conference will be held in Toronto, from January 30 - February 2, 2013.  Find out how to apply for this grant.  

FIAA Professional Development Grant

Alumni may also enhance their career-related professional development by applying for the FIAA Professional Development Grant.  Learn how to apply for this grant.

FIAA Outstanding Alumni Award & Outstanding Student Contribution Award

Each year, FIAA  presents the FIAA Outstanding Alumni Award and the FIAA Outstanding Student Contribution Award, which honour an outstanding alumnus and student, respectively.  Learn more about these awards, and view a list of award recipients from previous years.