Kevin Freeman Travel Grant Committee Annual Report 2018

submitted by Andy Leach, Chair

Current Roster

  • Kyra Folk-Farber (2015)
  • Andy Leach, Chair (2016)
  • Jason Imbesi (2017)

List of Previous Goals and Progress Made

  • Creating a handbook for the Committee’s space on the MLA website.
    • This is still in progress.

List of Future Goals

  • The Committee will continue with its recently revised policy to give at least one grant to an individual from an underrepresented minority group.
    • This relates to the MLA Strategic Plan’s core value of inclusivity and the goal area of membership (Objective 1: Increase outreach efforts to members from underrepresented groups).