MANLIBNET-Bharat Book Bureau International Travel Grant

To promote research in LIS, MANLIBNET-Bharat Book Bureau (3B) International Travel Grant of about Rs.65000/- (Rupees sixty five thousand only) a year is given to MANLIBNET members for presenting an original and unpublished paper in an International Library Conference held outside India.

Terms and Conditions:

a) Grant shall be given to MANLIBNET members only. They would become eligible for this grant after 3 years of regular membership.

b) The grant shall cover registration, travel and accommodation charges. Visa Application fee shall not be covered by the grant. Winners of the award shall be free to apply to other funding agencies to meet the shortfall, if any. However, the same needs to be disclosed to MANLIBNET.

c) Application for availing travel grant shall be supported by letters from conference organizers about acceptance of paper and invitation to attend the conference.

d) The grant shall be awarded once in a calendar year for international conferences starting January 2014 on merit basis.

e) Winner of the grant shall not be entitled to apply for next five years. Limit shall be 3 years if there are no other applicants during that particular year. Winners of the grant, however, shall be free to apply for any other travel grant constituted by MANLIBNET in future.

f) If for any reason, the candidate for the above grant is not available in a particular year, two delegates may be sent the next year.

g) The decision of the Selection Committee shall be final and binding. The Committee may reject all applications without assigning any reason.

h) Canvassing in any form will be a disqualification

Interested candidates may send their application to:

The General Secretary
Management Libraries Network

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