The Justin Winsor Library History Essay Award is presented by the Library History Round Table of the American Library Association annually to recognize the best essay written in English on library history. The award is named in honor of the distinguished nineteenth-century librarian, historian, and bibliographer who was also ALA’s …

2019 CALA Scholarship

The Chinese American Library Association (CALA) offers several scholarship opportunities which are designed to encourage professional and leadership development in Chinese American librarianship. They are open to full-time students of Chinese heritage who are currently enrolled in an ALA-accredited master’s or doctoral program of library and information science at an …

2019 Innovative Librarians Award

Imagine this: You’ve sat through hours of LIS education, came up with a game-changing, innovative idea for public libraries, but don’t know what to do with it. Sound familiar? The Innovative Librarians Award will help you use your idea to solve problems for modern public libraries.We’re looking for ideas that …

2019 Beta Phi Mu Scholarship

The Beta Phi Mu International Library and Information Studies Honor Society (Beta Phi Mu) is pleased to announce the opening of the 2019 Scholarship Season.   Applications are now being accepted for the following awards: The Sarah Rebecca Reed Scholarship of $2,250 for a student beginning library/information studies. The Blanche …

LibTech Scholarships Announcement

Library Technology Conference Scholarship Program The Library Technology Conference will be awarding up to 10 scholarships to attend the 2019 conference. The goal of these scholarships is to promote library technology proficiency and awareness through attendance at the conference. These scholarships are available to first-time attendees to the conference who …

MLA Scholarship for Minority Student

The Medical Library Association (MLA) is calling all qualified candidates to apply for the 2019 MLA Scholarship for Minority Students. MLA wants to support your excellence in scholarship and potential for accomplishment in health sciences librarianship. The scholarship is for up to $5,000 plus one year of student membership in …

Apply for the 2019 Activist-in-Residence Program

The UCLA Asian American Studies Center and the Institute on Inequality and Democracy at UCLA Luskin are proud to jointly announce the 2019 UCLA Activist-in-Residence Program. >> Applications are being accepted now through November 2 <<   With a shared commitment to advance democracy through research and  alliances with civil …

Apply NOW to the Digital POWRR Digital Preservation Professional Development Institute!

Apply NOW to the Digital POWRR Digital Preservation Professional Development Institute! The Digital POWRR team invites applications for the final 2-day institute funded in this grant cycle; to be held on March 12-13, 2019 at the George Washington University campus. Travel scholarships are available for those with financial need. An …

ACRL 2019 Scholarships

ACRL is offering approximately 150 scholarships worth more than $100,000 for the conference to be held April 10-13, 2019, in Cleveland. Scholarship applications are due this Friday, October 5, so don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity. Scholarships are available in the following categories:   Early-career Librarian Scholarships– provide opportunities …

VRA Student Member Scholarship

The Midwest Chapter of the Visual Resources Association is looking to expand its ranks with graduate students interested in image archives, digitization, digital collections management, digital humanities, and art history! We are delighted to announce that the Midwest Chapter will sponsor membership fees for up to four current Master’s or …