2017-18 E.J. Josey Scholarship Award

The 2017-18  E J Josey Scholarship Award Committee of the Black Caucus of the American Library Association seeks essay submissions that address the following topic : Library outreach and engagement are keys to success for today’s librarians.  Design an outreach program that promotes diversity and inclusion for your community of users. …

EBSCO ALA Annual Conference Sponsorship

This annual award consisting of $1,000 for actual reimbursed expenses is designed to allow librarians to attend the ALA’s Annual Conference. Due December 1st, 2017 Eligibility Applicants must be ALA members Applicants must not supervise another professional librarian (MLS). Application Instructions Please complete the online application. Please attach a copy of …

ALA Scholarship Program

If you need a bit of financial help to get through your graduate program, scholarship funds are now available. The American Library Association (ALA) has more than $300,000 available to students who are studying in library science or school library media programs at the master’s degree level. Get your application …

$1,500 Autolist Scholarship

Autolist’s team hails from locations across the globe and from varied socioeconomic backgrounds, but we are united by a common thread: a college education. A college degree has never been more critical but college costs continue to increase, and Autolist feels supporting students in this endeavor has never been more …

Music Librarianship Scholarship

The Music Library Association is offering scholarships of $2250 for tuition stipends to members of under-represented groups to pursue the master’s degree in library and information science (MLIS). The goal of the scholarship program’s first year is to increase the number of underrepresented racial/ethnic minorities within music librarianship by providing …

The Bernard Vavrek Scholarship

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. In particular, The Bernard Vavrek Scholarship provides $1000 to a …

Gordon M. Conable Conference Scholarship

What is the Conable Conference Scholarship?The Freedom to Read Foundation (FTRF) offers an annual scholarship for library school students and new professionals to attend ALA’s Annual Conference. The goal of the Gordon M. Conable Conference Scholarship is to advance two principles that Gordon held dear: intellectual freedom and mentoring. The …