George H. Locke Memorial Fellowship

Estimated Monetary Value

  • $700.


Estimated Number of Recipients

  • One per year.
  • Every second year (2018, 2020, 2022, etc.)



  • Non-renewable.



  • Dr. Locke was the Chief Librarian of the Toronto Public Library from 1908 to 1937, and in fact helped establish not only the city’s library system but also the Library School at the University of Toronto. This bi-annual scholarship was established in 1940 by the Toronto Public Library Association and is awarded to a full-time student who has had previous experience working in a public library and who has a high academic standing.


How to Apply

  • Complete the Faculty of Information Omnibus Awards Application during the open application period.