ARSL is pleased to announce an additional scholarship for the 2017 Conference. The Perez-Allen Scholarship is funded by a donation from a Georgia supporter of rural libraries. It is open to current library professional that have not attended previous ARSL conferences. As with our other scholarships, it will cover conference registration, hotel accommodations for three nights, a $500 stipend and a free one-year membership in ARSL. The definition of a “Library Professional” is a library staff member working in a small and/or rural library. A degree or certification is not required. Please note that preference will be given to qualified Georgia librarians.
Applicants should use the form posted on the ARSL website, http://arsl.info/annual-conference-awards-calendar/award-scholarship-info-2/. Mark one of the scholarships for working librarians. The committee will use your address and your supervisor information to verify your state. Deadline for submission of applications is 5:00 pm Central Time on June 2, 2017.