Scholarship: Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workforce- deadline May 15, 2017

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is accepting applications for the Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workforce (IRDW), a program designed to recruit master of library and information science (MLIS) students from traditionally underrepresented ethnic and racial minority groups into Continue reading Scholarship: Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workforce- deadline May 15, 2017

Scholarship: Ruth Fine Memorial Student Loan- April 30, 2017

The application period for the Ruth Fine Student Loan is open at http://www.dcla.org/page-1723277 The DC Library Association  awards one Ruth Fine Memorial Student Loan of $6,000  each year in support of ALA-accredited graduate library/information science education. This interest-free loan, which the student Continue reading Scholarship: Ruth Fine Memorial Student Loan- April 30, 2017

Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association (MAC/MLA)

Calling all students interested in health informatics and medical librarianship! Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association (MAC/MLA) is an active and dynamic group that welcomes students, and the student membership price of $10/year gives them the benefits of full Continue reading Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association (MAC/MLA)

Scholarship: Bernard Vavrek Scholarship- July 31, 2017

The Association of Bookmobile & Outreach Services (ABOS), an affiliate of the American Library Association, offers annual awards that recognize outstanding service, support for conference attendance, and the education of a student currently enrolled in a Library Science degree program.  Continue reading Scholarship: Bernard Vavrek Scholarship- July 31, 2017

Scholarship: Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workflow- May 15, 2017

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is accepting applications for the Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workforce (IRDW), a program designed to recruit master of library and information science (MLIS) students from traditionally underrepresented ethnic and racial minority groups into Continue reading Scholarship: Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workflow- May 15, 2017

2017 LLAMA Career Institute- June 23, 2017

2017 LLAMA CAREER INSTITUTE Cultural Proficiency for Library Leaders PRESS RELEASE – 16 MARCH 2017             “Cultural competence is a skill set.  It is the confidence and competence to effectively move in and out of diverse relationships and experiences,” according to DeEtta Continue reading 2017 LLAMA Career Institute- June 23, 2017

Scholarship: Association of Jewish Libraries Scholarships- March 31, 2017

Association of Jewish Libraries is pleased to announce an academic and conference scholarships to students enrolled or accepted in a graduate school of library and information science. Prospective candidates should have knowledge of and interest in Jewish studies, and demonstrate Continue reading Scholarship: Association of Jewish Libraries Scholarships- March 31, 2017

Scholarship: 2017 Chinese American Librarians Association Scholarships- April 3, 2017

Call for Applications: 2017 Chinese American Librarians Association (CALA) Scholarships Application URL: http://www.cala-web.org/form4scholarship Deadline: April 3, 2017 PURPOSE These scholarships are designed to encourage professional and leadership development in Chinese American librarianship. SCHOLARSHIPS The CALA Scholarship of Library and Information Science Continue reading Scholarship: 2017 Chinese American Librarians Association Scholarships- April 3, 2017

Scholarship: Georgia Library Association (two awards)- May 19, 2017

The Georgia Library Association awards two scholarships annually to students pursuing a master’s degree in library science. The Hubbard Scholarship, a $3,000 award, is intended to recruit excellent candidates for librarianship in Georgia and defray some of the costs of Continue reading Scholarship: Georgia Library Association (two awards)- May 19, 2017

ALA Diversity Research Grant Program- deadline April 15, 2017

The ALA Office for Diversity, Literacy, and Outreach Services seeks proposals for the Diversity Research Grant program. Applications may address any diversity-related topic which addresses critical gaps in the knowledge of diversity, equity, and outreach issues within library and information Continue reading ALA Diversity Research Grant Program- deadline April 15, 2017