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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: Sunday, March 31, 2019

The award will normally be announced at the Annual Atlantic Provinces Library Association Spring Conference.

Nominations should be submitted by March 31 to:

VP, President Elect
Tecia Schell
Community Services Librarian
Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library

For more information please visit the APLA website: