An opportunity for one or more individuals involved in library service delivery for visually impaired people to work for a short period with another library between May and December 2013.
The duration is likely to be in the region of two weeks to two months, depending on destination.
It is not intended to fund a study tour.
Up to £10,000, to cover travel, accommodation and expenses.
Share best practice between two organisations
Improve services at both organisations
Create or strengthen a mutually beneficial relationship between two organisations
Encourage individual self-development
Application forms are available in the official languages of IFLA from: the Ulverscroft Foundation website www.foundation.ulverscroft.com or from:
Joyce Sumner, Secretary, Ulverscroft Foundation, The Green, Bradgate Road, Anstey, Leicester, LE7 7FU, England. email@example.com
Electronic applications to the above address are preferred but applications in type or Braille sent to the above address are acceptable. Applications to be received by 31 March 2013.
The successful applicant will be expected to report on the experience, including input from his/her employer and the host organization within two months of completing the visit.
Judging representatives from the Ulverscroft Foundation and the Force Foundation
Degree of relevance to applicant's organisation
Benefits to the individual and organisations concerned
Sustainability of relationship between the two organisations
Transferability of experience to other libraries
|Deadline for applications||31 March 2013|
Between May and 31 December 2013