Grants and Scholarships
Regina Smith, Chair
- Sandra Marz
Liaison – Jennifer Murray
Recommend to Executive Committee how many grants should be offered this year (which conferences, number and amount).
- Solicit member applications for approved travel/conference grants. Utilize Newsletter, web site and listserv to communicate information. Recognize all awardees.
- Solicit member contributions to the SIS Grant Fund. Utilize Newsletter, web site and listserv to communication information. Recognize all donors.
- Conduct Annual Meeting Silent Auction, both online and at the SCCLL-SIS Breakfast and Business Meeting, to raise funds for travel/conference grants.
- Create and maintain a manual of procedures and/or timeline for the committee.
A major source of grant funds is the Annual Meeting Silent Auction, held at the SCCLL-SIS Breakfast and Business Meeting each year.