Blanche E. Woolls Scholarship for School Library Media Service
The submission deadline for 2015 has passed. Scholarship applications for 2016 will be available from November 15, 2015 to March 15, 2016.
NOTE: ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE.
The Woolls scholarship is awarded to a student beginning Library and Information Studies at an ALA-accredited school with the intention of pursuing a career in school library media service.
- Applicant must have been admitted to a graduate program in Library and Information Studies accredited by the American Library Association and have not completed more than 12 hours by the Fall semester following the March 15th deadline.
- Applicant should have the clear intention of pursuing a career in school library media service.
- One page autobiography. Applicants are judged upon several factors but the autobiographical piece is of prime importance.
- Up-to-date transcripts from all institutions of higher learning.
- Three letters or recommendation from academic instructors, employers, and/or supervisors of paid or volunteer work experience.
- Current Resume or Vita.
It is anticipated that the recipient of this scholarship will submit a paper pertaining to his/her study to Beta Phi Mu within one year of completion of study.