Harold Lancour Scholarship for Foreign Study

The submission deadline for 2015 has passed. Scholarship applications for 2016 will be available from November 15, 2015 to March 15, 2016.

Description

NOTE: ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE.

The Lancour scholarship is awarded to Librarians for research or a special course of study to survey foreign libraries or programs outside North America, and/or to conduct research in a foreign country outside North America.

Requirements

  1. Current Vita.
  2. One or two page description of the planned foreign study with some indication of plans to use the information gained. Include any previous experience in foreign travel or study as well as any languages you can read or write. NOTE: Scholarship will be awarded on a) Plan of study or research; and b) Usefulness of the study or research to the applicant and to the profession.

Amount Awarded

$1,750

The recipient of this award is expected to send a brief report of their research activities to Beta Phi Mu Headquarters within one year of their completion. Additional requirements are outlined in the Scholarship Agreement

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