Treoirlínte Iarratais ECCA

CLS Eoraip 2020 Treoirlínte Iarratais ECCA

ECCA Application Sonraí

An 2020 Gradam Comhdháil Luath Gairme (ECCA) has two places available, one of which will be sponsored by the Legal Division and the other by the SciTech Division.

For students, the Award will also cover the cost of one-year SLA membership, including membership of the Europe Chapter and Legal Division or SciTech Division (if applicable).

Applicants are required to submit their entry via our application form, with their supporting documents uploaded.

COVID-19 Update

SLA Europe had previously placed this award on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic, with the deadline advertised in March.

For applicants who applied to this year’s award prior to March, you don’t need to re-do your application, unless you would like to (e.g. due to a change in role or circumstances). 

For applicants who applied prior to March and would still like to be considered, déan teagmháil leis an Early Careers and Awards Committee.

2020 ECCA Prize

Beidh an Gradam ar chumas buaiteoirí chun freastal ar an 2020 virtualComhdháil Bhliantúil CLS (14-16 October for live sessions, with additional asynchronous education sessions). 

An Gradam Comhdháil Luath Gairme (ECCA) is worth about $4000. It covers the costs of the conference registration, thaisceadh óstán, economy return airfare, béilí, and appropriate incidental expenses.

Award winners will also be paired with a mentor from the sponsoring Division, as well as a mentor from SLA Europe. We will notify winner(s) of the relevant contact details for their mentors prior to attending the conference.

Eligibility criteria

ECCA applicants must be meet the following eligibility criteria noted below. Applicants should also note the ECCA Legal Division requirements which detail required participation at certain events during the SLA Conference.

Ní mór d'iarratasóirí a bheith:

  • a current member of SLA and the SLA Europe Community (or be willing to join if successful)
  • an information professional living and working in Europe
  • have less than five years experience or within their first 5 years of post-qualification
  • OR a student enrolled in a European Library and Information Science (LIS) Clár (undergraduate or postgraduate) i rith na 2019-20 bliana acadúla
  • OR participant in a recognised LIS training position, mar shampla oiliúna iarchéime, nó nach bhfuil scoláireachtaí / intéirneachtaí a mhaireann níos lú ná 1 bhliain
  • first-time attendees at an SLA annual conference
  • able to communicate in written and spoken English
  • in possession of up-to-date travel documents required for entry into the USA (i.e. pas reatha, tarscaoileadh ar víosaí, etc)
  • interested in a career in special librarianship, b'fhearr i réimsí na amháin nó níos mó den dá Rannán comh-urraíocht ar Ghradaim le CLS Eoraip

Spriocdháta Iarratais

Ní mór gach iarratas a bheith faighte tráth nach déanaí ná Wednesday 30th September 2020, 23:59 GMT.

ECCA Application Requirements

Beidh gá agat le 3 doiciméid iarratas a dhéanamh ar an 2020 Gradam Comhdháil Luath Gairme (ECCA):

  • ráiteas
  • current CV/resume
  • a letter of recommendation

Ba chóir go mbeadh gach doiciméad i mBéarla.  Ba chóir doiciméid Iarratais léiriú go gcomhlíonann tú na critéir incháilitheachta le haghaidh na dámhachtana. Applicants should submit their documents using our application form and accepted formats include: doc, docx agus pdf.

Ráiteas

ECCA applicants are required to write a three part statement, with a total maximum of 1500 focail.

Cuid a hAon

Inis dúinn cén fáth a roghnaigh tú a shaothrú ar gairme i LIS agus cén fáth b'fhéidir gur mhaith leat a shaothrú ar gairme i réimse de do Rannán roghnaithe.

Cuid a Dó

Roghnaigh dhá sheisiún comhdhála roimhe ón liosta thíos agus inis dúinn cén fáth go mbeadh tú a roghnú a bheith i láthair.  Pléigh takeaways cheapann tú go mbeidh tú a fháil amach as an seisiún, agus conas a ceachtanna a foghlaimíodh le daoine eile a roinnt.

  1. Killing Sacred Cows: Using Data to Evaluate and Manage Library Services (CLS 2019)
  2. What Next,,en,Do Roghanna Gairme Encore a Aithint le Roghanna Stíl Mhaireachtála,,en,Feidhm Phraiticiúil AI i nGnólachtaí Dlí,,en? Identifying Your Encore Career Choices with Lifestyle Preferences (CLS 2019)
  3. Practical Applications of AI in Law Firms (CLS 2019)
  4. Building the Emotionally Intelligent Workplace: Ways to Improve the Self, Others, and Overall (CLS 2019)
  5. Preparing for the Worst, Hoping for the Best: Pleanáil Tubaiste 101 for Information Professionals (CLS 2017)

Cuid a Trí

Inis dúinn cad tá tú ag súil le dul amach ar an taithí comhdhála agus taistil an sparánacht ECCA agus cén tionchar a cheapann tú go mbeidh an duais seo a bheith ar leat go pearsanta agus / nó go gairmiúil.

Current CV / Lean

ECCA applicants should include a copy of their current CV/resume with the following details:

  • your current postal
  • your email addresses
  • your current telephone/mobile number

Litir moladh

ECCA applicants should also include a letter a recommendation, which details why you would be a good candidate for this award.

Is féidir leis an moladh a thagann ó do mhaoirseoir ag an obair, nó comhghleacaí gairmiúil ar do chuid oibre féin, nó, má tá tú ag mac léinn, from a lecturer or faculty advisor from your course. We have some advice for referees and applicants in completing this particular section.

Buntáistí a fháil ar an Gradam

Previous ECCA award winners thoroughly enjoyed their experience of attending the SLA Conference and their ongoing participation in SLA.

Since the award’s inception, we have received various feedback on the benefits of applying for this award – we have included some of these points below:

  • Fháil dearcadh níos leithne ar roghanna gairme trí fhreastal ar imeachtaí an chláir Comhdhála agus cruinniú gairmithe leabharlainne agus faisnéise seasoned ag an gComhdháil
  • Foghlaim faoi tháirgí agus seirbhísí go leor le haghaidh an mhargaidh SFÁ trí chuairt a thabhairt ar sheastáin taispeántóirí ag an gComhdháil ar INFO Expo-tionlacain
  • Glactha aitheantas gairmiúil ó SLA bhaill na hEorpa agus na Rannáin SLA comh-urraithe. Beidh siad a thabhairt isteach chomh maith ag an Fáiltithe Idirnáisiúnta agus an Fáiltiú Chéad Timers, as well as at Division events
  • A fháil infheictheacht fhorleathan trí poiblíochta idirnáisiúnta scaipeadh CLS, CLS Eoraip, na Rannáin CLS comh-urraithe, agus urraitheoirí tionscail go léir a thabhairt isteach na buaiteoirí ECCA don phobal faisnéise
  • Bheith in ann taisteal go Meiriceá Thuaidh agus bualadh le lucht gairme eolais ó gach cearn den domhan
  • Bpróifíl agus poiblíocht-lorg scileanna gairmiúla a fhorbairt ag scríobh altanna do CLS

ECCA Winner Requirements

Successfully ECCA winners are required to undertake certain duties and responsibilities as part of their award.

For the winner being sponsored by this year’s chosen Division, there will be further attendance and participation in certain sessions and events will be required as part of the award.

Chun 2020, this is the Rannán Dlí and we have listed their requirements separately.

Le linn na comhdhála

During the SLA Conference, the winner(s) should attend the International Reception and the First Timers Reception.

Tar éis na comhdhála

Tar éis an 2020 Comhdháil CLS, the award winner(s) will be expected to write two short articles in English on what they learned at the Conference.

The first article, dírithe i dtreo CLS ballraíocht Eoraip, a fhoilsiú ar an CLS Eoraip bhlag.

Beidh an dara alt a foilsíodh sa bhlag / nuachtlitir an Rannán SLA comh-urraíocht orthu agus dírithe ar an lucht léitheoireachta.

The award winner(s) will also be given the opportunity to stay in touch with their mentors, plus opportunities to get involved with the work of the CLS Eoraip Bord.

Teagmháil

Má tá aon cheist agat, déan teagmháil leis an le haghaidh tuilleadh eolais.