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NJLA Scholarship

New Jersey Library Association

This scholarship was established to benefit students or professionals in the field of library and information science.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Financial Need:
    Not Required
  • Major/Career:
    Library and information science

Application Details

  • Transcript:
    Required
  • Resume/Activity List:
    Required
  • Essay:
    A 150-250 word essay explaining your choice of librarianship as a profession.
  • Recommendation Letters:
    Two letters of recommendation. Submit two letters of recommendation from individuals from your professional, business, or educational history who can comment specifically on your ability to excel as a graduate student in library and information science, as well as within the profession. Letters of recommendation must be in the original sealed, postmarked envelope, and include the references contact information, including mailing address, email address, and phone number if mailed. Letters of recommendation can also be emailed by the individual writing the recommendation, to: ScholarshipNJLA@gmail.com (link sends e-mail)
  • Other Materials:
    A completed online application.

Contact Information

  • Name: Debbie Maynard
  • Phone: (609) 394-8032