ALA David H. Clift Scholarship

March 1, 2025
Awards Available: Varies

Scholarship Description

The ALA David H. Clift Scholarship is an annual scholarship consisting of $3,000 to a U.S./Canadian citizen or permanent resident who is pursuing an MLS in an ALA-accredited program. The scholarship is named for a former director of the American Library Association. Recipients will be contacted by phone after June 1st. All other applicants will be notified by e-mail after July 1st.

Applicants for the ALA David H. Clift Scholarship must: Be a U.S. or Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident; Attend an ALA-accredited Master's Program; Have no more than 12 semester hours towards MLS/MLIS/MIS prior to June 1 of year the scholarship is awarded. Applicant must submit a Personal Statement and complete the online ALA application. Three references are required with the application. Must supply official academic transcripts from the institution(s) where you earned your bachelor's degree. Scholarship Search