ARLIS/ANZ TRAVEL AWARDS

The ARLIS/ANZ (Arts Libraries Society/Australia and New Zealand Chapter) Conference –The Persistence of the Real

ARLIS/ANZ TRAVEL AWARDS
 

The ARLIS/ANZ (Arts Libraries Society/Australia and New Zealand Chapter) Conference –The Persistence of the Real is taking place at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney from 30 November through to 2 December 2016. Online registrations will be available very soon on the ARLIS/ANZ website.

Personal or Institutional Members of ARLIS/ANZ are now invited to apply for the ARLIS/ANZ  Travel Grant of A$500 to assist attendance at the conference. Applicants have a minimum membership of twelve months' standing. There are two awards of $A500.00 each on offer.

There is an additional award of $A500 for a student or new graduate. The award will include one year’s membership to ARLIS/ANZ for the successful applicant.

Applicants should submit an application that includes the following information: Name, contact details, current role and a brief resume giving details about professional activities, particularly in ARLIS/ANZ and  length of membership with ARLIS/ANZ. Also a short summary of purpose for which an award is sought with details of other funding received or applied for is welcomed.

Applications for the ARLIS/ANZ Travel fund close on Friday 2 September 2016 at 5pm. Applicants will be notified of the Committee’s decision by Friday 16 September.

The decisions of the ARLIS/ANZ Conference Committee shall be final and no correspondence regarding them shall be entered into. In making an award to attend an ARLIS/ANZ conference, preference may be given to a member who has not had the opportunity to attend on a previous occasion.

Please send expressions of interest to: The National Treasurer, Steven Miller:

 

Conference Fees

Note that prices for Conference Registration will be as follows:

Full Price

Conference Registration + Conference Dinner    

$420 Members

$480 Non-members (includes 1 year membership)

Conference Registration only                    

$340 Members

$400 Non-members (includes 1 year membership)

Early Bird prices (prior to October 16)

Early Bird Conference Registration + Conference Dinner                

$370 Members

$430 Non-members (includes 1 year membership)

Early Bird Conference Registration only

$290 Members

$350 Non-members (includes 1 year membership)

Speaker Prices

Speaker Conference Registration + Conference Dinner - $320

Speaker Conference Registration only - $220

AGM Reminder

The Arlis/ANZ AGM for all members will be held on Thursday 1 December 4.30pm at Art Gallery of New South Wales. Please send any agenda items and Chapter reports to  by Friday 25 November

I will post details of Conference Registration as soon as we can open it- very soon!

Barbara Rendall

ARLIS/ANZ National Secretary