The Deadline has passed

The grant will cover registration and reimbursement for the cost of a round trip Coach ticket from the awardee’s place of residence to Los Angeles to attend Documenting Cinema: Film Librarians Conference 2019, hosted by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Margaret Herrick Library.

Conditions of the grant: Applicant must plan to attend the full conference (May 15-17, 2019).


  1. Applicant must be employed at a film library, archive, or institution with motion picture collections.
  2. Financial need. Only applicants who receive partial or no institutional funds towards conference attendance will be considered.
  3. For Graduate Students: You must be enrolled in a graduate program at the time you apply for a student travel grant and at the time of the conference and must be able to provide proof of enrollment.
  4. You must be traveling at least 200 miles to attend this year’s conference.

Applicants will be reviewed by the Film Librarians Committee. Recipients will be notified by 1/18/2019. Winners must confirm in writing by 2/1/2019 that they are able to meet the requirements of conference attendance.