Scholarship Opportunity!

Hello SLIS students!

As many of you likely know, the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) conference is coming to Indianapolis this spring!  The conference will run April 10th-13th 2013.  The theme for this year is ACRL 2013: Imagine, Innovate, Inspire.  You can read more about the conference on the website: http://conference.acrl.org/

ALISS, the Association for Library and Information Science Students, will be offering scholarships to help cover the cost of attendance for five students.  The scholarships will be for $100 each, to be used to fund the cost of the early-bird registration fee for full-time library science students.

Students interested in applying must be full-time students in the School of Library and Information Science.  Applicants must submit a letter of interest essay of not more than 500 words describing the potential benefits of attending ACRL 2013.

Essays are due by Friday January 4th 2013

Winners will be notified by Friday January 11th 2013.

Essays should be sent to Andrea Copeland at ajapzon@iupui.edu

 

Questions can be sent to Olivia Hedlund, President of ALISS (ohedlund@iupui.edu) or Dr. Copeland.

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