$3,000
Avg. Amount Awarded
162
Days
March 18 2023
Application Deadline
1
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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Begun Scholarship

Description

The Begun Scholarship supports continuing library school students who have demonstrated a commitment to becoming children's or young adult librarians in a California public library. Applicants must be continuing students enrolled in an ALA-accredited master's of library and information science or information studies program (applications from students at institutions actively seeking accreditation are also welcome). They must also complete all core coursework by the end of the current academic year. Two letters of recommendation are required. Please visit the scholarshipÔÇÖs website for more information.

Amount Details

$3,000
Low Amount Awarded
$3,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of California
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Library and Information Sciences

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Brief description of coursework taken
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Autobiography
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Interview
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
  • Checkmark Resume
  • Checkmark Transcript
For more info, please visit our site
Contact Raina Tuakoi
Chair, Begun Scholarship Committee
rainatuakoi@gmail.com
Tel: 626-204-4071 Address 1055 E. Colorado Blvd.
5th Floor
Pasadena, CA 91106