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Carin Alma E. Somers Scholarship

Submitted on Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Students starting or continuing a Master’s degree in Library and Information Studies, needs financial assistance and is a Canadian citizen from the Atlantic Provinces please take note of the following:

The Atlantic Provinces Library Association (APLA) administers the Carin Alma E. Somers Scholarship Trust that provides an annual scholarship of about $1000 to a student from the Atlantic Provinces who has either been accepted as a candidate for a Master’s degree in Library and Information Studies or is continuing their studies towards that goal. The successful applicant will have been accepted in a School of Graduate Studies accredited by the American Library Association. Deadline: Saturday, March 31, 2018

The award will be announced at the APLA Spring conference which is taking place in Fredericton, New Brunswick this year from June 6th to 9th, 2018.

Submit nominations to:
APLA VP, President-Elect
Patricia Doucette
Manager, Library Services
Holland College
140 Weymouth St.
Charlottetown, PE C1A 8Z3

For more information please visit the APLA website: