SLA Europe Early Career Conference Award

SLA Europe are pleased to announce that we are re-opening our Early Career Conference Award (ECCA) this year to sponsor participation in the virtual SLA Annual Conference 2020 (14-16 October for live sessions, with additional asynchronous education sessions). 

Applicants must meet the following criteria: 

  • Must be a current member of SLA and the SLA Europe Chapter (or be willing to join if successful)
  • Must be living or working in Europe
  • Must have less than five years of experience in the field 

Further information on how to apply, please see our application guidelines. We have also put together advice to applicants, which may be useful to anyone applying or considering applying for next year.

Two places are 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).

If you applied previously for this year’s award before COVID-19, you don’t need to re-do your application, unless you would like to (e.g. due to a change in role or circumstances). 

Please email the to confirm that you wish to be considered – we’ll try and contact you too. 

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 30 September 2020.