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Scholarships Available! (Deadline Approaching)

2016 December 7
by Jennifer Peters

The Texas State Library and Archives Commission is accepting applications now through December 20, 2016, for scholarships to attend the Texas Association for Literacy and Adult Education (TALAE) Annual Conference, San Antonio, Feb. 2-4, 2017.

The scholarship will cover the full registration cost of the conference, plus reimbursement of most travel expenses, as outlined below.

The content of the TALAE Annual Conference is heavily weighted towards direct service provision, and classroom instruction methods and curriculum. The ideal candidate for this scholarship is:

  • Employed by a public, community college, or academic library
  • Currently spending part of her/his time providing direct adult education and literacy (AEL) instruction at a library; or, is expected to start providing direct AEL at a library; or, oversees staff/volunteers currently providing AEL instruction at the library
  • Seeking to learn about best practices in AEL instruction.

Click here to read more about the application process and to download the application.

Applications are due by 5:00PM CST on Tuesday, December 20, 2016.

Questions? Please contact Jennifer Peters at or Deborah Littrell at



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