May 22, 2015

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Call for LIS Student Scholarship Applications

Proquest logoProQuest is seeking applicants for its 2013 Roger K. Summit Scholarship. This scholarship award is given annually to a promising graduate student in library and information sciences, and it’s open to applicants from around the world. The scholarship award is $5,000, and it will be presented at the Special Libraries Association’s annual conference, in San Diego, CA, June 9-11, 2013.

The deadline for applications is April 30, 2013. Applicants must be students who are currently enrolled in an accredited library or information science program. Click here to download an application. Good luck!

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