The deadline for the Carin E. Somers Scholarship is fast approaching.
Approximate Value - $2,000 (One award non renewable)
The Atlantic Provinces
Library Association administers the Carin Somers Scholarship Trust. The trust
provides an annual scholarship in her name to assist a Canadian citizen who is
Funds are awarded on a competitive basis and financial need is a consideration.
The award will normally be announced at the Ordinary General Meeting held at the Annual Atlantic Provinces Library Association Conference.
The successful applicant will have been accepted in a program for a masters degree in library science and information studies that is accredited by the American Library Association.
Selection of the recipient will be recommended by a committee of the four Provincial Vice Presidents and the President-Elect to the Executive Committee.
Application forms are available on the APLA website (www.apla.ca). Please send applications to:
APLA Vice President/President Elect
Email: [log in to unmask]
Deadline is March 31st, 2005.