The MLA Research, Development, and Demonstration Project Grant is awarded annually to support projects that will promote excellence in the field of health sciences librarianship and information sciences. Grants will not be given to support an activity that is operational in nature or has only local usefulness. Grants range up to $1,000 and more than one grant may be awarded in a year. The deadline for applications is December 1, 2011. For questions, contact Ellie Bushhousen, Jury Chair, at email@example.com.