American Library Association
$2,500 annually, non-renewable.
One award offered annually.
The three major factors considered when awarding this scholarships are academice excellence, leadership, and evidence of commitment to a career in librarianship. Economic need is considered when all other criteria are equal. Recipients will be contacted by phone after June 1. All other applicants will be notified by mail after July 1. The winner is announced and introduced, if present, at the LITA President's Program held during the Annual Conference of the American Library Association.
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