2017 Scholarship ApplicationDeadline for application packets to be received by VLA: March 3, 2017
Submit completed application by e-mail to Lisa Varga at email@example.com
The Virginia Library Association awards three $2500 scholarships for students pursuing a Masters degree in Library Science at ALA accredited schools. One of these, the Clara Stanley Scholarship, is awarded by the VLA Professional Associates Forum (VLAPAF). Another is sponsored by the Virginia Public Library Directors Association (VPLDA).
The eligibility requirements for the VLA Scholarship are:
The major factors considered in making the awards are:
In order to be considered, your application including two (2) references is to be submitted by March 3, 2017. You must have two (2) references, one of which must be a librarian. A link to the Recommendation Form is above. This form must be submitted by the reference persons themselves.
The Scholarship committee will review applications during the spring and you will be notified of the Committee’s decisions in late April. If you have any questions about any aspect of the application process, please contact: Claire Covington, Broadway High School Library, firstname.lastname@example.org, (540) 300-2046.