Is your position related to public health? Then consider applying for a Sewell Stipend to attend the 2018 American Public Health Association Annual Meeting & Expo November 10-14 in San Diego! This year’s meeting theme is Creating the Healthiest Nation: Health Equity Now. The Sewell Travel Award for Public Health Committee anticipates funding approximately eight non-local librarians (at least $1,235) and two local librarians (at least $730). The award will provide reimbursement for the cost of APHA membership and early-bird conference registration. Non-local librarians receive additional funds to help offset associated travel costs.
Visit the web site to apply. The deadline is Wednesday, July 18, at 9:00 PM PDT. For questions, contact Emily Glenn. Also available is a list of past recipients and their reports about professional benefits obtained by attending the conference.