Application Deadline – March 31, 2008


Applications are being accepted for the Carin A. Somers Scholarship Trust. The trust provides an annual scholarship, to assist a Canadian citizen who is an Atlantic Provinces resident needing financial assistance to undertake or complete the academic requirements leading to a degree in Library and Information Studies. The successful applicant will have been accepted in a School of Graduate Studies as a candidate for a Master's degree in Library and Information Studies accredited by the American Library Association. The award will normally be announced at the Annual Atlantic Provinces Library Association Spring Conference.


Application forms are available online in both English and in French.

Nominations should be submitted by March 31, 2008 to:

Su Cleyle
Associate University Librarian
Queen Elizabeth II Library
Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John's   NL
A1B 3Y1
Tel: 709-737-3188
Fax: 709-737-2153
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