ALA Miriam L. Hornback Scholarship

$3,000

March 01, 2019

Awards Available: 1

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The Miriam L. Hornback Scholarship was named for a long time ALA staff member (1944-1991) who was secretariat to the ALA Council and Executive Board.

    To be eligible for this award, applicant must meet the following criteria:

    Library support staff currently working in a library who is a U.S. or Canadian citizen or permanent resident. Attending ALA-accredited master's program with no more than 12 semester hours towards MLS/MLIS/MIS prior to June 1 of year awarded.

    For more information, please go to the American Library Association website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Clearinghouse
  • ALA, HR Development & Recruitment
  • 50 East Huron Street
  • Chicago, IL 60611-2795
  • scholarships@ala.org
  • 800-545-2433 x4277

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