Emerging Leaders Sponsorship

Each year, APALA sponsors a member to participate in the ALA Emerging Leaders Program. APALA will contribute up to $1000 for expenses ($500 each conference).


How to Apply
Applicants may apply online and select APALA as a sponsoring organization.


If you have any further questions, please contact the Chairs of the Scholarship Committee: Melanee Vicedo or Valeria Molteni.


Past Recipients

  • Alyssa Jocson Porter (2016)
  • Cynthia Orozco (2015)
  • Arianna Hussain El (2014)
  • Frans Albarillo and Tarida Anantachai (2013)
  • Tina Chan (2012)
  • Lessa Kanani’opua Pelayo-Lozada (2011)
  • Jeannie Chen (2010)
  • Lana L. Adlawan (2009)
  • Michelle Baildon and Jade Alburo (2008)
  • Laura Park and Florante Ibanez (2007)