Woman grabbing a bookAbout the Award

A stipend of $1000 will be given to the winning faculty member for designing and implementing an information literacy assignment for a Fall 2016 course in collaboration with the department’s subject librarian.

The stipend will be disbursed upon completion of the course and the submission of a report from the faculty member that describes the assignment, the method of assessment, and the impact on student learning.


All full-time, part-time, and adjunct faculty members who work for schools supported by Central University Libraries are eligible. This includes the faculty of Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences, Lyle School of Engineering, Meadows School of the Arts, and Simmons School of Education & Human Development.

Deadline extended to May 2!

For more information on submitting a proposal and selection criteria, talk to your subject librarian or visit smu.edu/cul/information_literacy_stipend

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