OLBA Super Conference Bursary

Are you a board member of an Ontario public library from the north or a small library that serves a population under 7000?

OLBA invites you to apply to the OLBA bursary Draw.

Bursaries Available: 

2 X Northern Region (includes Northeast and Northwest): $1,250 per person 

1 X Any Library Board serving a population under 7000: $500 

Visit the OLA website for more information about OLBA member regions. 

In addition to the bursary, recipients will be registered for the full OLA Super Conference including a single ticket to the Public Library Award Gala. The bursary award is non-transferrable and is for the exclusive use of the recipient. 

Winners will be chosen by random draw and informed prior to the conference. 

Apply to Bursary


The Cultural Diversity and Inclusion Super Conference Bursary

Each year, the OLA Cultural Diversity and Inclusion Committee offers a SuperConference bursary. The bursaries are available to support recipients in their career in information/librarianship and are intended to provide access to the OLA Super Conference to applicants identifying as Black, Indigenous, or a person of colour, who may otherwise not have the opportunity to participate.

This year, there are two (2) bursaries available that will be awarded. The recipients will each receive one (1) full Super Conference 2022 registration.

The application deadline is January 2, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST. Apply now!