CLA Scholarship for Minority Students in Memory of Edna Yelland
April 12, 2023
- Scholarship Description
The CLA Scholarship for Minority Students in Memory of Edna Yelland encourages and supports ethnic minority students in the attainment of a graduate degree in library or information studies and encourages commitment to the improvement of library services to ethnic minority communities.
Applicants must: be US citizens or permanent residents and reside in California; be enrolled in an ALA-accredited master's of library and information science or information studies program and have completed one or more courses (applications from students at institutions actively seeking accreditation are also welcome); intend to work in a California library upon graduation; provide a description of your financial need; be a racial minority; and, be available for interview by the Edna Yelland Scholarship Committee. Individuals will be chosen for oral interview based upon the merits of the written application. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.