Elizabeth Martin

The Elizabeth Martinez Scholarship

Scholarship elegibility:

  • Currently attend or have been accepted to an ALA-accredited institution

  • Be bilingual/bicultural (Spanish/English) and/or committed to working with the Latino community

  • Complete the Scholarship Application form.


Dr. Karin Duran

The Dr. Karin Duran Scholarship

SCHOLARSHIP ELEGIBILITY:

  • Currently attend or have been accepted to an ALA-accredited institution

  • Be bilingual/bicultural (Spanish/English) and/or committed to working with the Latino community

  • Plan a career with an emphasis in academic libraries or archives.

  • Complete the Scholarship Application form.

Scholarship applicants must include the following documents with their application :

  • Include a personal statement addressing three questions . [The statement should be typed, double-spaced, and include information about your background that is relevant to the scholarship goals and a description of your commitment to working with the Latino community]

  • Applicants to the Dr. Karin Duran Scholarship must describe their career goals with an academic library or archival emphasis.

Changes instituted in 2010 for the Application Process

  • Applications will be completed online.

  • Proof of acceptance/attendance at any ALA-accredited Institution [For example, a photocopy of your letter of acceptance, a list of current classes, or a copy of your transcripts] will be necessary before FUNDS are AWARDED, but do NOT need to be sent with your application.

Scholarship Deadline

  • Our 2019-2020 Scholarship Application will open in March of 2019.

Past and Present Scholarship Winners

As our library profession strives to serve an increasingly diverse population, the Los Angeles Chapter of REFORMA congratulates all of our scholarship applicants and their contributions to the field of Library and Information Studies.

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THE ELIZABETH MARTINEZ SCHOLARSHIP

As our library profession strives to serve an increasingly diverse population, Los Angeles Chapter of REFORMA seeks to support the recruitment and retention of bilingual Spanish/English students to the profession of librarianship through local REFORMA chapter scholarship funds. Learn more about the contributions of Elizabeth Martinez to the field of library and information studies.

Your contributions are greatly appreciated.

OTHER SCHOLARSHIPS

REFORMA National Scholarship
ALA Spectrum Scholarship