Non-departmental Scholarship Information

Mississippi Library Association Scholarships

American Library Association Scholarship Program

List of ALA Scholarships & Awards  

Central Mississippi Library Council Scholarship

Beta Phi Mu- Beta Psi Chapter Scholarship

 

Southern Chapter/Medical Library Association

Library & Information Science (LIS) Student Award

Two-year free student membership form

 

North American Serials Interest Group (NASIG)

 

Fritz Schwartz Serials Education Scholarship
A $3,000 scholarship and conference travel grant for a graduate student demonstrating excellence in scholarship and the potential for accomplishments in a serials career.

John Riddick Student Grant
Grants for qualifying students to attend the NASIG annual conference, covering cost of registration, three nights lodging, and travel within North America.

Serials Specialist Award
Awards for promising paraprofessionals, covering cost of conference registration, three nights lodging, and travel within North America.

 

Office of Information and Communications-GrantSource Library

http://research.unc.edu/grantsource/library_science.php

 

Library Land Index

http://www.librarylandindex.org/

A large list of library scholarships, grants, etc.

 

Library of Congress- Working at the Library

http://www.loc.gov/hr/employment/index.php?action=cFellowships.showHome

Internship, fellowship, and volunteer program opportunities at Library of Congresss.

 

LISjobs.com

http://www.lisjobs.com/education/scholarships.asp

A Library job search and list of scholarships (Some minority scholarships mentioned.)

 

College Scholarships

http://www.collegescholarships.org/our-scholarships/library-science.htm

Submit essay on site for a chance for a scholarship.

 

Financial Aid, Scholarships, Fellowships and Postdoctoral Awards

http://scholarships.fatomei.com/history.html

Library Studies, Museums and History Scholarships, etc.

 

LITTORAL 2010 Scholarship program for writers, teachers, librarians

http://www.kwls.org/lit/kwls_blog/2009/04/scholarships_for_writers_teach.cfm

An opportunity to have your written work in print, plus a scholarship.

 

E.J. Josey Scholarship Award

http://www.bcala.org/awards/joseyapps.htm

Open to African American MLIS graduate students. Prize is $2,000 for best essay. Topic involves bridging the digital divide in your library service area. Deadline is May 1 of each year.