We strongly encourage LIS students from all over the world to apply for the “IFLA Library and Information Science (LIS) Student Paper Award 2010 ” coordinated by the IFLA Section Education and Training Standing Committee (SET SC), sponsored by "Service for Libraries - ekz".
The target group is LIS students from all over the world, who are enrolled in a course of study for the “first professional qualification” (e.g. bachelor/graduate diploma/master) in the country of study. All IFLA
Sections are requested to open their Call for Papers to students. Accepted student papers will be presented either in the relevant Section¢s conference session or, if appropriate, in the SET Open Session.
The award for the first place winner of the IFLA LIS Student Paper Award 2010 includes: Current IFLA Congress registration fee plus grant for economy airfare and economical lodging, up to 2600 ¤, 1 year¢s free IFLA membership, and publication of the paper in the IFLA Journal. Second and third place finalists will receive a certificate.
Please see more information at http://www.ifla.org/en/set/student-paper-award-2010
Please see also:
Open access to IFLA! Open a door to IFLA's network!
IFLA Education & Training Section (SET) offers LIS students the opportunity for a 1-year free IFLA membership!
Please see more information at http://www.ifla.org/en/set/adopt-a-student