Virginia Mathews Memorial Scholarship
The American Indian Library Association (AILA) will provide a library school scholarship to a qualified American Indian individual in the amount of $4000 for the 2016-2017 academic school year.
Deadline: May 1, 2016
The purpose of the Virginia Mathews Memorial Scholarship shall be to provide tuition to an American Indian individual who lives and works in the American Indian community, and who is enrolled, or has been accepted and will enroll, in a master’s degree program at a university with a library and/or information sciences program accredited by the American Library Association.
CRITERIA FOR THE AWARD
To be considered for the scholarship award, applicants must meet the following criteria:
Note: Preference will be given to applicants who are employed in a tribal library or who are currently employed in a library serving American Indian populations.