Scholarships

ACRL/NY offers three scholarship programs. The awardees receive a waiver of registration fees to attend the Symposium.

All awardees are expected to attend the entire day and to produce a short article on their impressions of the event for the ACRL/NY blog (guidelines to be provided).

Please note that awardees will be responsible for their own travel and lodging expenses.

Student Scholarship:
For students currently enrolled in graduate degree programs in library/information science who are considering a career in academic librarianship (four awardees).

Early Career Librarian Scholarship:
For an academic librarian with under five years of post-MLIS experience (one awardee).

The Dr. Barbara Bonous-Smit Scholarship:
For an academic librarian with over five years of post-MLIS experience (one awardee).

The call for applications will be posted in September 2017.