Minnesota Association of Law Libraries Scholarship

MALL Scholarship


MALL awards one or more scholarships each fiscal year to MALL members enrolled in a degree granting program related to law librarianship. This scholarship is for tuition or other fixed expenses related to the educational process. 

Scholarship Application Form: Word or PDF 

The deadline for receipt of applications is 5:00 pm (CST), on the second Friday in April of the current year

Eligibility Requirements

The eligibility requirements to apply for the scholarship are listed below. These requirements are non-negotiable. 

  •  MALL Membership: A scholarship applicant must be a current member of MALL, with the current year’s dues paid at the time of application. A scholarship applicant must have a minimum of 12 months membership in MALL. 

  • Degree Granting Program Related to Law Librarianship

  • Maintenance of Student Status: A scholarship applicant must have completed the equivalent of one semester of coursework by the end of the term in which the application is completed.  A scholarship applicant must have at least half-time student status.

  • Two Scholarship Awards Limit

Application Evaluation

This is a competitive award.  All applicants that meet the eligibility requirements listed above will be given consideration.  Each application will be considered on its own merits.  Although the MALL scholarship is competitive, a sole applicant will not necessarily be awarded or denied a scholarship.

  • Priority for First-Time Scholarship Recipients

  • Preference for Applicants Demonstrating Commitment to Law Librarianship: Preference will be given to MALL members who have demonstrated a strong commitment to law librarianship.