Monday, April 14, 2014

Scholarship for the 2014 SLA Annual Conference! Apply Today!

Apply for a Scholarship to Attend the 2014 SLA Annual Conference in Vancouver, B.C. 

The 2014 SLA Conference will be held in Vancouver on June 8 through 10th.

The St. Catherine University's Special Library Association Student Group is offering a $1,500 scholarship for a student to attend the conference.

Essays will be judged based on the following criteria:
  • Evidence of involvement in SLA and the St. Kate's student group.
  • How you will use your participation to promote and improve St. Kate's MLIS program.
  • How attending the SLA conference will impact your career and/or education.
  • Demonstration of commitment to the field of special librarianship.
How to Apply:
  • St. Kate's MLIS students are encouraged to apply for this scholarship by submitting an essay of no more than 1,500 words.
  • Essays must be submitted to Assistant Professor Kyunghye Yoon by April 21, 2014.

Essays will be judged by the SLA Minnesota Chapter Awards Committee.

Thank you to the SLA-MN Chapter for their support of this scholarship through supporting our silent auction and additional funding!