Scholarships

We are seeking organizations to sponsor diversity scholarships; if you are interested, please contact c4l2018-sponsor@umd.edu.

Individual community members can also support the Diversity Scholarships program via our individual giving page.

Eligibility, Criteria, And Requirements

  • Applicants must be a member of a group not well-represented within the code4lib community, including but not limited to: women, people of color, LGBTQ+, ability/disability, non-binary gender identities, etc. We also invite applications from members of underrepresented and/or marginalized groups that don't fit into the categories listed above.
  • Applicants must be at least 18 years of age
  • Applicants must be interested in actively engaging with the Code4Lib community. For more information about Code4Lib, see the About Code4Lib Page.
  • The scholarship recipients will be selected based upon their merit and financial needs.

Registration Details

Registration spots and hotel rooms are being held for scholarship recipients. If you can attend only if you receive a scholarship, there is no need to register for the conference or book a hotel room when registration opens. Code4Lib will assist you with both registration and hotel arrangements.

If you register for the conference or book a hotel room, you will be reimbursed along with other expenses. Reimbursement for expenses will be provided to recipients during the conference.

How to Apply

Applications for diversity scholarships are not currently being collected. When we are accepting applications, this site will detail what is required.

Conference Information

For more information on the Code4Lib Conference, please see the conference website. You can see write-ups of previous Code4Lib Conferences: