Keep reading for some scholarship opportunities for Spanish speakers and those who want to serve in Hispanic communities!
Applications are now being accepted for the REFORMA Scholarship and the Rose Treviño Memorial Scholarship.
Any current or newly entering graduate library school student [M.L.S. or Ph.D.] may apply for these $1,500 maximum scholarships. The applicant must provide proof of enrollment to an ALA-accredited library school. Full-time status is not a requirement. The scholarships are not restricted by age, sex, creed, national origin, or minority group/association membership.
The REFORMA scholarship is open to students who are Spanish-speakers or interested in serving Latinos or the Spanish-speaking. The Rose Treviño Memorial Scholarship is for those pursuing a degree in children’s or young adult librarianship and are Spanish-speakers or interested in serving Latinos or the Spanish-speaking.
Application deadline is March 15, 2017.
More information and the application can be found on REFORMA’s Scholarship Page (http://www.reforma.org/content.asp?pl=7&sl=47&contentid=47).
For questions, please email Delores Carlito at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject 2017 REFORMA Scholarship Questions.