The National Library of Medicine Associate Fellowship Program is a one-year postgraduate training fellowship at the NLM in Bethesda, Maryland, with an optional second-year program component. The program is designed to prepare librarians for future leadership roles in health sciences libraries and in health services research.
-Master's degree in an ALA-accredited library/information science program, earned by August of the year of appointment or within two years. (Undergraduate degree can be in any major)
-Must be a U.S. or Canadian citizen. Note: Canadians with ALA-accredited master's degrees should use the same application process as U.S. citizens. U.S. citizens will receive first preference
-Preferred work experience in a library or health sciences environment
-Should have a demonstrated interest or experience in leadership
-Annual stipend of $53,435
-Additional funding to support purchase of group health insurance
-Up to $1,500 in relocation support
-Full support for attendance at local and national conferences
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.