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Apply for Medical Library Association’s Student Scholarship

Submitted on Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Are you interested in pursuing a career in health sciences librarianship? If so, please consider applying for the Medical Library Association’s Scholarship!

Each year, the Medical Library Association (MLA) awards a scholarship to one to a library school student who shows excellence in scholarship and potential for a career in health sciences librarianship. The student selected for the scholarship will receive up to $5,000, a one-year student membership to MLA, and free student registration for the MLA annual meeting.

The 2019 MLA Annual Meeting will be held in Chicago, IL from May 3-8. The meeting provides an opportunity to learn about health sciences librarianship and all of the different types of careers that are available. It’s also a great opportunity to network with current members at all levels. And you can attend the job center where you can get advice about applying for library positions and have your resume reviewed by experienced professionals. To learn more about the upcoming Annual Meeting, go to: https://www.mlanet.org/mla19.

More information about the scholarship and the application requirements are available at: https://www.mlanet.org/page/mla-scholarship. The deadline for the scholarship is December 1, 2018!

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