This award is intended to provide recognition and monetary support for dissertation research employing exemplary research design and methods. It is restricted to research designs that have been approved by the doctoral candidate’s dissertation committee and that are about to be employed or are in the initial stage of use. Completed research is not eligible […]
by American Library Association
American Library Association
The Frederic G. Melcher Scholarship supports students who intend to pursue an MLS degree and who plan to work in the area of library service to children. This work may be serving children up to and including the age of 14 in any type library.
The Christopher Hoy/ERT Scholarship support academic excellence, leadership and commitment to careers in librarianship.
The Marshall Cavendish Scholarship supports academic excellence, leadership, and commitment to a career in librarianship.
The Century Scholarship aims to bring diversity into the library profession so that the library profession reflects the diversity of the communities library professionals serve.
The David H. Clift Scholarship supports academic excellence, leadership and commitment to a career in librarianship.
The Miriam L. Hornback Scholarship supports staff currently working in a library during his/her ALA accredited MA Program.
The Tony B. Leisner Scholarship supports library staff members pursuing an MLS in an ALA accredited program.
The Tom and Roberta Drewes Scholarship supports library staff members pursuing an ALA accredited Master’s Program.
Applicants must be personal members of YALSA, including student members, although the research project may be undertaken by an individual, an institution, or by a group.