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MLA Scholarships and Awards: Now Accepting Submissions!

on March 9, 2018 - 9:53am

Scholarships

Are you currently enrolled in a graduate level program in library and information sciences?  Have you heard about the Manitoba Library Association’s Scholarships?  Consider applying today!

The Manitoba Library Association administers 2 scholarships on an annual basis. 

 

Scholarships:

Jean Thorunn Law Scholarship - Application Deadline: April 30, 2018

Available to eligible applicants who have worked in a Manitoba library and who choose to further their career by pursuing a graduate program in library and information science. Applicants must have been engaged in recent library work in Manitoba for twelve months.

 

John Edwin Bissett Scholarship - Application Deadline: April 30, 2018

Available to eligible undergraduates of the University of Manitoba who are pursuing a graduate program in library and information science. Applicants must have completed an undergraduate degree at the University of Manitoba.

 

Please circulate this information to any students you think might be interested in applying!

For additional details and information about applying, please visit the Scholarships & Awards page at http://www.mla.mb.ca/content/scholarships-awards

 


 

Awards

Do you work with an outstanding colleague worthy of recognition?  Were you recently impressed with an innovative program or service implemented and delivered at your local library?  Consider nominating them for a Manitoba Library Association Award!

The Manitoba Library Association administers 2 awards on an annual basis. 

 

Awards:

Manitoba Library Service Awards - Application Deadline: April 30, 2018

The service awards honour people - librarians, library workers, trustees, volunteers - who have made an important contribution to the development of libraries and library services in our province.

 

Library Innovation of the Year Award - Application Deadline: April 30, 2018

The Manitoba Library Association's Library Innovation of the Year Award is given to libraries who through innovative thinking have created or demonstrated improvements in library services.

 

Winners will be presented with their awards at the 2018 Manitoba Libraries Conference.

Please circulate this information widely!

For additional details and information about the awards, please visit the Scholarships & Awards page at http://www.mla.mb.ca/content/scholarships-awards .

*EXTENDED to June 15* --2015 MLA Scholarships

on May 18, 2015 - 10:16pm

If you are a student or know of a student who qualifies, consider applying for one of the scholarships the MLA administers on an annual basis. 

 

Jean Thorunn Law Scholarship - Application Deadline EXTENDED: June 15, 2015

 

Available to eligible applicants who have worked in a Manitoba library and who choose to further their career by pursuing a graduate program in library and information science. Applicants must have been engaged in recent library work in Manitoba for twelve months.

 

John Edwin Bissett Scholarship - Application Deadline EXTENDED: June 15, 2015

 

Available to eligible undergraduates of the University of Manitoba who are pursuing a graduate program in library and information science. Applicants must have completed an undergraduate degree at the University of Manitoba.

 

For additional details and information about applying, please visit the Scholarships & Awards page.

 

Scholarship Recipients for 2013/2014

on October 9, 2014 - 11:37am

The Manitoba Library Association Board of Directors would like to congratulate the following recipients of Manitoba Library Association Scholarships for the year 2013/2014.
 

Recipients of the John Edwin Bissett Scholarship:

Alexander Burdett         

Ellen Tisdale                        

Kate Langrell                            

Andrea Kampen            

 

Recipients of the Jean Thorunn Law Scholarship:

Elizabeth Stregger 

Catherine Taylor   

 

For more information on Manitoba Library Association Scholarships, please click here.

Award Winners for 2013/2014

on October 9, 2014 - 9:45am

The Manitoba Library Association Board of Directors would like to congratulate the following recepients of awards for the year 2013/2014.

 

Manitoba Library Service Awards - May 2014

Volunteer AwardJane Fudge received Manitoba Library Association's Volunteer Service Award at the May 13th MLC Banquet.

For more information on the Manitoba Library Association Service Awards, please click here.

 

Library Innovation of the Year Award - May 2014

Winnipeg Public Library and the University of Manitoba’s Neil John Maclean Health Sciences

Library won the Manitoba Library Association’s Library Innovation Award for the development of a LibGuide on health titled “CHECKUP: Consumer Health  Information for Patients and Their Families.”

For more information on Manitoba Library Association Innovation Award, please click here.