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SLA-SD 2011 Scholarship

The San Diego Chapter of the Special Libraries Association (SLA-SD) is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for its 2011 scholarship. The scholarship is $1000 plus a one-year student membership in SLA-SD. 

In order to qualify, applicants must:

  * be a resident of San Diego County

  * be enrolled in an ALA-accredited Master's degree program

  * have an interest in pursuing a career in special libraries

To be considered, applicants must submit:

  * A personal statement of 500-1000 words discussing their interest in special libraries and future career goals

  * A current resume, which should include MLIS coursework completed to date and anticipated graduation date

Upon selection, the recipient will also be required to submit proof of enrollment in an ALA-accredited Master's degree program (unofficial transcript) and proof of residency in San Diego County (copy of driver's license or voter registration card).

Membership in SLA-SD is encouraged, but not required, and the award includes a one-year student membership in the organization.

To submit an application, send your personal statement and resume as .doc (or .docx) attachments to kelliottsd@earthlink.net by Monday, October 31, 2011. Please use the subject line "SLA-SD Scholarship Application. 

The winner will be notified in early November. The scholarship will be officially awarded at the chapter's Annual Business Meeting and Holiday Dinner in early December.

 

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SLA-SD Accepting Applications for 2010 Scholarship!

The San Diego Chapter of the Special Libraries Association (SLA-SD) is
pleased to announce that applications are being accepted for its
2010 scholarship. The scholarship is $1000 plus a one-year student
membership in SLA-SD.

In order to qualify, applicants must:
  * be a resident of San Diego County
  * be enrolled in an ALA-accredited Master's degree program
  * have an interest in pursuing a career in special libraries

To be considered, applicants must submit:
  * A personal statement of 500-1000 words discussing their interest in special libraries and future career goals
  * A current resume, which should include MLIS coursework completed to date and anticipated graduation date

Upon selection, the recipient will also be required to submit proof of
enrollment in an ALA-accredited Master's degree program (unofficial
transcript) and proof of residency in San Diego County (copy of
driver's license or voter registration card).

Membership in SLA-SD is encouraged, but not required, and the award includes a one-year student membership in the organization.

To submit an application, send your personal statement and resume as .doc (or .docx) attachments to katevigderson@sbcglobal.net by Sunday, October 31, 2010. Please use the subject line "SLA-SD Scholarship Application".

The winner will be notified in early November. The scholarship will be officially awarded at the chapter's Annual Business Meeting and Holiday Dinner in early December.

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SLA-SD 2009 Scholarship

The San Diego Chapter of the Special Libraries Association (SLA-SD)
is
pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for its
2009 scholarship. The scholarship is $1000 plus a one-year student
membership in SLA-SD.
In order to qualify, applicants must:
  • be a resident of San Diego County
  • be enrolled in an ALA-accredited Master's degree program
  • have an interest in pursuing a career in special libraries
To be considered, applicants must submit:
  • A personal statement of 500-1000 words discussing their interest in
    special libraries and future career goals
  • A current resume, which should include MLIS coursework completed to
    date and anticipated graduation date
Upon selection, the recipient will also be required to submit proof
of
enrollment in an ALA-accredited Master's degree program (unofficial
transcript) and proof of residency in San Diego County (copy of
driver's license or voter registration card).

Membership in SLA-SD is encouraged, but not required, and the award
includes a one-year student membership in the organization.

To submit an application, send your personal statement and resume as .doc
(NOT .docx) attachments to akquist@yahoo.com by October 10, 2009.
Please use the subject line "SLA-SD Scholarship application".

The winner will be notified by November 1, 2009. The scholarship will be
officially awarded at the chapter's Annual Business Meeting and Holiday Dinner
on December 3, 2009.

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Grace Viola Receives Chapter Scholarship Award

The San Diego Chapter last evening recognized Grace Viola, from San Jose State University as this year’s Scholarship Award winner.  Based upon her personal statement and goals for special librarianship, Grace was chosen from among several qualified candidates to receive a $1,000 scholarship and one year’s membership in SLA.

Chapter Student Liaison Amanda Quist presented the award last evening at the Chapter’s Annual Business meeting.

Congratulations Grace, and thanks to Amanda for coordinating the selection process.

Amanda_and_grace
Amanda Quist (left) and Grace Viola

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SLA-SD 2008 Scholarship Now Accepting Applications

The San Diego Chapter of the Special Libraries Association (SLA-SD) is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for its 2008 scholarship. The scholarship is $1000 plus a one-year student membership in SLA-SD.

In order to qualify, applicants must:
  * be a resident of San Diego County
  * be enrolled in an ALA-accredited Master's degree program
  * have an interest in pursuing a career in special libraries

To be considered, applicants must submit:
  * A personal statement of 500-1000 words discussing their interest in special libraries and future career goals
  * A current resume, which should include MLIS coursework completed to date and anticipated graduation date

Upon selection, the winner will also be required to submit proof of enrollment in an ALA-accredited Master's degree program (unofficial transcript) and proof of residency in San Diego County (copy of driver's license or voter registration card).

Membership in SLA-SD is encouraged, but not required, and the award includes a one-year student membership in the organization.

To submit an application, send your personal statement and resume as .doc (NOT .docx) attachments to akquist@yahoo.com by October 15, 2008. Please use the subject line “SLA-SD Scholarship application”.

The winner will be notified by November 1, 2008. The scholarship will be officially awarded at the chapter's Annual Business Meeting and Dinner on November 12, 2008.

Please encourage eligible students you know to apply!

Amanda Quist
SLA-SD Student Liaison

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