Scholarships are open to Master’s of Library and Information Studies (MLS/MLIS) students from Manitoba.
Deadline for scholarship applications is April 15th annually.
*Deadline for 2020 has been extended to May 15*
- Applicants must read the Scholarship FAQ to determine their eligibility. Applicants receive notification of receipt of complete application; contact the Association if notification has not been received by May 10th.
- Scholarship amounts will vary based on number and quality of applicants and available funds. Scholarships are competitive. The Manitoba Library Association Scholarships Committee notify applicants of results by May 20th.
- Scholarship FAQ and Application documents are available below.
- Questions can be directed to the Scholarships committee at firstname.lastname@example.org
Jean Thorunn Law Scholarship (up to $3000)
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 (up to $6500)
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.