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Bound to Stay Bound Books Scholarship

$8,000

March 01, 2020

Awards Available: 4

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The Bound to Stay Bound Books (BTSB) Scholarship provides financial assistance for the education of men and women who intend to pursue an MLS or advanced 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 scholarship is made possible by the Association for Library Service to Children through the generous contributions of Bound to Stay Bound Books, Inc. The recipients are expected to become members of the American Library Association and the Association for Library Service to Children.
  • Contact
  • ALA Scholarship Clearinghouse
  • 50 E. Huron
  • Chicago, IL 60611
  • scholarships@ala.org
  • 800-545-2433 x4277

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VicH  on 1/23/2019 12:27:58 PM

I am really thinking of applying for this as I am compiling my graduate choices to obtain my MLS in hopes of working with elementary age children. I hope that by introducing books, mostly picture books and easy readers, to them early that we find them turning to books as resources for learning more about socioeconomic behavior and improving our world.

Janeth F  on 4/7/2015 5:46:45 PM

I am applying because I already started my master in Bilingual Education focus in Special Education at SMU and I need financial aid to finish the second year. My goal is to help students in my community with special needs.

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