Course developers who are interested in having their course approved by MLA will need to complete either the online application or mail a copy of this approval application form. Please note there is a higher fee for processing paper applications.
Read the CE Approval Application Directions before completing your application. Complete the application as instructed and send it to MLA headquarters at the address listed below.
Any continuing education (CE) course should be announced in the MLA News at least one month before it is held. Only courses that are approved for MLA CE Contact Hours by the Professional Development Department prior to the submission of this form will be published.
A scholarship for up to $5,000 will be granted to a student who is entering a master's program at an ALA-accredited library school or who has yet to finish at least one half of the program's requirements in the year following the granting of the scholarship. Application, criteria, and submission details.
The purpose of this grant is to provide support for research, development, or demonstration projects that will help to promote excellence in the field of health sciences librarianship and information sciences. Grants range from $100 to $1000. Grants will not be given to support an activity that is operational in nature or has only local usefulness. More than one award may be granted in a year. Application, criteria, and submission details.
This grant, sponsored by the Hospital Libraries Section, provides librarians working in hospital and similar clinical settings with the support needed for educational or research activities. This grant was established in 1996, and up to two awards may be granted each year. The application deadline is December 1. Application, criteria, and submission details.
The Medical Library Association (MLA) and the National Library of Medicine (NLM) jointly sponsor two scholarships through the American Library Association (ALA) Spectrum Initiative Scholarship program. This is funded by the National Library of Medicine under NLM Contract NO1-LM-1-3515 with the Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library. The two organizations make a total annual donation of $6,500 each year to support minority students in their goals to become health sciences information professionals.