Invitation for BIALL bursary applications
Posted Wednesday, 31st March 2010
BIALL 2010 Conference Bursaries
Invitation for Applications
Risks and Opportunities: Managing information in difficult times, 10 - 12 June 2010, Brighton
CLIG is please to offer assistance to one member towards the cost of attending the 2010 BIALL Conference.
The bursary will cover the ‘early bird’* conference fees and may also contribute towards travel and accommodation costs.
The CLIG Committee will also consider applications for assistance with Day Delegate places - in these instances, accommodation and conference dinners will not be reimbursed.
If you would like to be considered for the full bursary, or apply for a Day Delegate place, please complete the attached form and attach a document of no more than 500 words in support of yourapplication detailing the following:
- Why you would like to attend the BIALL Conference
- How attendance would benefit your professional development
- The contribution (if any) your employer will be making towards your attending the conference
- Your involvement with CLIG to date, such as seminars attended and / or committee postsheld
A condition of accepting the bursary is that you write a piece of no more than 1,000 words on the conference for the CLIG website.
Please return the attached application form and your supporting document to Olwen Walker, Kirkland & Ellis International LLP, 30 St Mary Axe, London EC3A 8AF
The closing date for applications is 16th April 2010.
The successful applicant will be chosen by majority vote of the CLIG committee. All applicants willbe contacted by 23rd April 2010 to confirm whether or not their application was successful.
*To qualify for early bird booking rates, an application must be made by 30th April 2010. The bursarydoes not cover the costs of the pre-conference seminar.