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

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

List of Future Goals

  1. 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).