Seeking Applications for 2019 MLIS Scholarship

The MLIS Faculty is now accepting applications for the annual MLIS Scholarship that recognizes academic excellence and leadership potential. The scholarship award is $2,000. Deadline is Friday, March 15, 2019.


Eligibility: MLIS Students having at least 18 credits by the end of this semester and having at least two (2) classes remaining in the program are eligible to apply. Previous recipients are not eligible.

How to Apply: Applications should include the student’s resume, unofficial transcript from KateWay, a one-paragraph biography (100-150 words) and a letter (500 words) addressing the following criteria:

  • Demonstrated leadership abilities in academic and/or extracurricular activities,
  • Overall academic achievements, and
  • Potential for leadership and commitment to the profession.

Please be specific when addressing the criteria in your application letter.

Send your electronic application materials to the MLIS Office: <> by the deadline, Friday, March 15, 2019. Your faculty members look forward to reviewing the applications and encourage all eligible to apply.