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

S. Kirk Cabeen Travel Stipend Award-deadline April 15, 2017

SCIENCE-TECHNOLOGY DIVISION S. KIRK CABEEN TRAVEL STIPEND AWARD Full award announcement The S. Kirk Cabeen Travel Stipend Award is offered to a library school student or first time conference attendee. This $1,000 award, generously supported by SPIE Digital Library, is Continue reading S. Kirk Cabeen Travel Stipend Award-deadline April 15, 2017

Scholarship: American Association of Law Libraries- April 1, 2017

AALL OFFERS FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR YOUR EDUCATION APPLICATIONS DUE APRIL 1 Every year AALL awards thousands of dollars in scholarships to law school and library school students and AALL members. The following scholarships are awarded annually: Library School Scholarships (for those Continue reading Scholarship: American Association of Law Libraries- April 1, 2017

REFORMA Scholarship and Rose Treviño Memorial Scholarship- March 15, 2017

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 Continue reading REFORMA Scholarship and Rose Treviño Memorial Scholarship- March 15, 2017

Scholarship: SPIE Digital Library Student Travel Stipend- March 1, 2017

$1200 SPIE Digital Library Student Travel Stipend — Call for Applications Stipend to attend the SLA Annual Meeting in Phoenix, Arizona, June 18-20, 2017 SPIE Digital Library is sponsoring for library school students an award of a $1200 travel stipend Continue reading Scholarship: SPIE Digital Library Student Travel Stipend- March 1, 2017

ALA stands with transgender students

Keep reading for ALA President Julie Todaro’s statement regarding the President’s recent actions. CHICAGO  – Today American Library Association President Julie Todaro released the following statement strongly protesting the rollback of protections for transgender students in our nation’s public schools. “The Continue reading ALA stands with transgender students