APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED NOV. 1, 2013 FOR 2014 SPRING REQUESTS
FRIENDS of the Heights Libraries on November 1 will be accepting Library Education Scholarship applications from residents of Cleveland Heights and University Heights, as well as non-resident employees of the Heights Libraries, for the Library Education Scholarship.
This scholarship is designed to encourage careers in librarianship by providing financial assistance to pursue a graduate degree in library science.
Any person living in Cleveland Heights or University Heights for at least one year prior to application, or any non-resident employees of the Heights Libraries for at least one year prior to application, who wishes to further his/her education in the field of library science from an ALA-accredited library school.
Scholarship applications are accepted twice a year. In 2013, applications for the 2014 spring semester must be received between November 1 and December 1, 2013. A committee (representatives from the FRIENDS, staff of the Heights Public Library, and a faculty member of the Kent State University School of Library & Information Science) will evaluate. Scholarship applications for the 2014 fall semester will be accepted in 2014.
Download FRIENDS Scholarship Information Sheet here.
Download FRIENDS Scholarship Application Form here.