This scholarship is for students who are interested in children's or young adult librarianship. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must attend an ALA accredited master's program; not have completed more than 12 semester hours towards an MLS, MLIS, or MIS prior to June 1 of the year awarded; and be US or Canadian citizens or permanent residents. Factors considered include academic excellence, leadership, and evidence of commitment to a career in leadership. Achievement in these areas may best be demonstrated by statements indicating the nature of library and other experience, by professional references, and by the personal statement included in the online application.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.
Class Year: Is this you?
- Master's-level study
College Major: Is this you?
- Library and Information Science
- Library Science, Other
- Library and Archives Assisting
- School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist
- Library Science and Administration, Other
- Children and Youth Library Services
- Archives/Archival Administration
Must be interested in children's or young adult librarianship.