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Avg. Amount Awarded
154
Days
May 1 2022
Application Deadline
N/A
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Greater Philadelphia Law Library Association Scholarships

Description

Award recipients will also be provided a one year membership to GPLLA. The GPLLA Student Scholarship fund was established to provide financial aid to those students who are pursuing a graduate degree in Library Science. The purpose of this award is to encourage library students to pursue a career in law librarianship. Applicant must be a student accepted and/or registered at an ALA-accredited library school (a minimum of half-time status) who will continue as a student for another semester or quarter. Preference will be given to applicants residing in the Tri-State area (generally understood to encompass the area of Pennsylvania east of the Susquehanna River, the area of New Jersey south of and including Trenton, and all of Delaware). Additional requirement includes 2 letters of recommendation. The 2 required email addresses to have the application sent to are: mmstewart@widener.edu and cldantonio@widener.edu with GPLLA Student Scholarship in the subject line of the e-mail. Mailed copies are acceptable.

Amount Details

$1,000
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
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  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Library and Information Sciences

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Contact Maggie Adams
Co-Chair, GPLLA Grants & Scholarships Committee
mmstewart@widener.edu
Address Widener University Delaware Law School, Legal Information Center
4601 Concord Pike
Wilmington, DE 19803-0406