NLM Associate Fellowship Program

$106,870

January 27, 2019

Awards Available: 5

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  • Scholarship Description
  • 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.

    Eligibility:
    -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

    Fellowship Benefits:
    -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.
  • Contact
  • Kathel Dunn
  • 8600 Rockville Pike
  • Bethesda, MD 20894
  • dunnk@mail.nih.gov
  • tel: 865-576-9975
  • fax: 865-241-5220

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