Below are a list of different funding sources to facilitate your graduate studies. Please carefully review the websites for deadlines, procedures, and requirements.
General Financial Aid
Arizona Library Association: Louise A. Stephens Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship amount: $1,000. To support students enrolled in the University of Arizona ’s School of Information Resources and Library Science M.A. program.
American Association of University Women (AAUW): Educational Foundation Grants and Fellowships
American Library Association (ALA): General Grants, Awards, and Scholarships
The scholarship process is open annually from October - March. Applications and reference forms (which must be submitted online) are available during that time period. Instructions and general information remain available year round.
American Library Association: The Spectrum Initiative Scholarship
Spectrum provides a one-time, non-renewable $5,000 scholarship award paid in two installments directly to the recipient.
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
Please note that new graduate scholarships are only open to students who previously received an undergraduate scholarship from the Foundation.
Special Library Association Scholarship Programs (SLA Scholarship, Affirmative Action Scholarship, Plenum Scholarship)
Aid for Native Americans
Aid for Hispanic / Latino Americans
Association of Mexican-American Educators, AMAE, East LA Chapter
5123 South Bryon Ave.
Bellflower, CA 90706
Phone: (213) 262-6513
Contact: Patricia Bullock