Making a direct contribution to PaLA is a great way to strengthen libraries throughout the Commonwealth and support the advocacy and educational mission of the Association. A cash contribution to PaLA is tax deductible.
PaLA offers three MLS Scholarships, Continuing Education Grants and scholarships to attend the annual conference. Please see the scholarship detail page below for additional information on each grant.
These scholarships are available to PaLA members only.
All donations directly fund these benefits.
Thank you for considering a donation to the scholarship fund.
You recognize the many ways your library has helped you and your family build literacy skills. You know that life in your community would be diminished without those crucial services. You can do to ensure that libraries throughout Pennsylvania have the resources they need to help people meet life’s demands and reach their greatest potential by providing financial support to PA Forward.
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PaLA's Advocacy Efforts
Financial contribtutions may be made directly to the PA Forward Campaign. Checks may be sent noting that the funds are a PA Forward Campaign contribution.
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David J. Roberts EXCEL Library Service Award Fund » Donate Online
David J. Roberts EXCEL Library Service Award
The award recognizes the year's most creative and/or most influential program for early learning in libraries, and is chosen from the entire group of best practices winners. Learn more about the award backgroundor download the Contribution Form (PDF).
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Pennsylvania Libraries: Research & Practice (PaLRaP) » Donate Online
As an online open access publication, all articles published in PaLRaP are freely available for anyone to read at www.palrap.org.
However, these articles are not free to produce. Any donations received will help offset the costs of maintaining the journal and will allow the PaLRaP team to continue providing articles of interest to library professionals in Pennsylvania.
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