Who Can Apply: WAAL awards scholarships to three individuals to attend the annual WAAL conference. Individuals must fill out and submit the appropriate application form and a personal statement explaining their reasons for wanting to attend the conference and what interests them about this particular conference. Please refer to the conference website to review conference content.
- Undergraduate students
Undergraduate students who are interested in or who show potential for a library career are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Students should have an academic standing of sophomore or above.
- Graduate students
Graduate students who are currently enrolled full or part-time in a Library/Information Science program, or those who are or will become WLA members prior to the WAAL conference, are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Supporting reference required.
- Paraprofessional staff
Individuals who are currently employed by a library full or part-time in a paraprofessional staff position are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Supporting reference required.
Deadline: March 15, 2021