Call for Applications – CARL Graduate Student Research Grant

The Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) has designed the Graduate Student Research Grant to support library school students’ active engagement in research activities.

CARL invites applications from students currently enrolled in an accredited Canadian Library and Information Studies program. When merited, up to $1,000 is awarded annually to one or more applicants, to help achieve the following objectives:

  • To support current LIS students actively conducting research pertaining to research and/or academic libraries with the intent to publish the results.
  • To promote research in the field of academic librarianship by and/or about Canadians.

The CARL Research in Librarianship Grant is intended to support projects involving structured, evidence-based research, which propose answers to real-world issues.

Deadline: Proposals should be submitted via email by midnight March 31, 2019.

All proposals should be emailed to: 
Subject: CARL Graduate Student Grant
c/o Julie Morin, Project Officer, Canadian Association of Research Libraries

For more information on the application process, evaluation criteria, and conditions of the grant, please visit: