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Deadline: Submit the scholarship application by 4:30 p.m. June 1, 2017. Must file Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by April 15, 2017.

Eligibility:

  • Bachelor’s Degree Program: Applicant must have worked at least two years at a Delaware public library, county department library, public school library, or state agency library or archive.
  • Master’s Degree Program: Full- or part-time students in an ALA-accredited master’s degree program of library and information science.
  • Doctoral Degree Program: Applicant must have worked at least two years at a Delaware public library, county department library, public school library, or state agency library or archive.
  • Academic record, community service, and financial need are considered for all applicants. Preference is given to current employees of a public library, country department library, public school library, or a state agency library or archive in Delaware. Loan forgiveness provision at a rate of two years of qualifying employment for one year of loan.

Award: Loan not to exceed cost of tuition, fees and other direct educational expenses. Renewable up to three additional years for undergraduates, one additional year for graduate students.