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Congratulations to our 2016 SLA-SD Scholarship Recipient – Ana Bellini!

We are please to announce that Ana Bellini is the recipient of the SLA-SD 2016 scholarship.

Ana is in her final semester of the MLIS program at the iSchool, San Jose State University.  She has a BA in Film and Visual Culture from the University of California, Riverside. After many years of working in fundraising and marketing for nonprofits in San Diego, she switched careers to focus on her schooling and family. She has experience working in a public library and is currently working as the Medical Library Technician at Scripps Mercy’s Health Science Library.

Ana has also agreed to serve as 2017’s SLA-SD Chapter Student Liaison and looks forward to being involved with the Chapter’s work.

Thank you for being involved Ana and we welcome you to SLA-SD.

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Congratulations to our 2015 SLA-SD Scholarship Recipient!

Congratulations to our 2015 SLA-SD Scholarship Recipient!

We’re very pleased to announce that Sharesly Rodriguez is the recipient of the SLA-SD 2015 Scholarship!

Sharesly is pursuing her MLIS degree at the iSchool, San Jose State University.  She is a recent graduate of the University of California, Santa Cruz, with a BA in Legal Studies and Sociology.  She has experience working in a variety of library settings, including academic and law libraries, and public records archives.

In addition to a busy school and work schedule, Sharesly has agreed to serve as the SLA-SD Chapter Student Liaison for 2016.  Thanks, Sharesly, and welcome!

 

sharesly

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SLA-SD Scholarship Application due November 9th

https://flic.kr/p/a3CYzE (Cindy Schultz)

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A reminder to our students out there that the San Diego Chapter of the Special Libraries Association (SLA-SD) is accepting applications for our 2015 Student scholarship. The deadline is Monday, November 9, 2015, and the scholarship is for $1000 plus a one-year student membership in SLA-SD.The annual scholarship is awarded to a San Diego County resident currently enrolled in any ALA-accredited Master’s degree program.

If you are:

  • a resident of San Diego County
  • enrolled in an ALA-accredited Master’s degree program
  • interested in pursuing a career in special libraries.

To be considered, please submit:

  • a personal statement of 500-1000 words discussing your interest in special libraries and your future career goals
  • a current resume, which should include MLS/MLIS/MIS coursework you’ve completed to date and your anticipated graduation date.

Upon selection, the scholarship recipient must submit proof of enrollment in an ALA-accredited Master’s degree program (unofficial transcript) and proof of residency in San Diego County (copy of driver’s license or voter registration card).

The scholarship recipient will also be invited to join the SLA-SD Advisory Board as Student Liaison.

When registering for the one-year SLA student membership, the recipient MUST become an affiliated member of the San Diego Chapter of SLA.

To submit an application, please email your personal statement and resume (.doc(x) or PDF) attachments to m2slis13@gmail.com by November 9, 2015. Please use the subject line “SLA-SD Scholarship Application.”

The winner will be notified by late November. The scholarship will be officially awarded at the chapter’s Holiday Dinner in December.

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Apply for the SLA-SD 2015 Student Scholarship!

A reminder to our students out there that the San Diego Chapter of the Special Libraries Association (SLA-SD) is accepting applications for our 2015 Student scholarship. The deadline is Monday, November 9, 2015, and the scholarship is for $1000 plus a one-year student membership in SLA-SD.

The annual scholarship is awarded to a San Diego County resident currently enrolled in any ALA-accredited Master’s degree program.

If you are:

  • a resident of San Diego County
  • enrolled in an ALA-accredited Master’s degree program
  • interested in pursuing a career in special libraries.

 

To be considered, please submit:

  • a personal statement of 500-1000 words discussing your interest in special libraries and your future career goals
  • a current resume, which should include MLS/MLIS/MIS coursework you’ve completed to date and your anticipated graduation date.

 

Upon selection, the scholarship recipient will also be required to submit proof of enrollment in an ALA-accredited Master’s degree program (unofficial transcript) and proof of residency in San Diego County (copy of driver’s license or voter registration card).  When registering for the one-year SLA student membership, the recipient MUST become an affiliated member of the San Diego Chapter of SLA.

To submit an application, please email your personal statement and resume (.doc(x) or PDF) attachments to m2slis13@gmail.com by November 9, 2015. Please use the subject line “SLA-SD Scholarship Application.”

The winner will be notified by late November. The scholarship will be officially awarded at the chapter’s Holiday Dinner in December.

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Now Accepting Applications for 2015 SLA-SD Student Scholarship!

The San Diego Chapter of the Special Libraries Association (SLA-SD) is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 2015 student scholarship. The scholarship includes $1000 plus a one-year student membership in SLA as a San Diego Chapter member.

 

To quality, applicants must:

  • be a resident of San Diego County
  • be enrolled in an ALA-accredited Master’s degree program
  • have an interest in pursuing a career in special libraries.

 

To be considered, please submit:

  • a personal statement of 500-1000 words discussing your interest in special libraries and your future career goals
  • a current resume, which should include MLS/MLIS/MIS coursework you’ve completed to date and your anticipated graduation date.

 

Upon selection, the scholarship recipient will also be required to submit proof of enrollment in an ALA-accredited Master’s degree program (unofficial transcript) and proof of residency in San Diego County (copy of driver’s license or voter registration card).  When registering for the one-year SLA student membership, the recipient MUST become an affiliated member of the San Diego Chapter of SLA.

To submit an application, please email your personal statement and resume (.doc(x) or PDF) attachments to m2slis13@gmail.com by November 9, 2015. Please use the subject line “SLA-SD Scholarship Application.”

The winner will be notified by late November. The scholarship will be officially awarded at the chapter’s Holiday Dinner in December.

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Congratulations to SLA-SD 2011 Scholarship Recipient and 2012 Student Liaison

A belated but hearty congratulations to Jessica Olson, the recipient of the SLA-SD 2011 Scholarship! Jessica is in her final semester of the MLIS program at San Jose State University and is currently interning in Reference Services at San Diego State University.  She would like to pursue a career in academic or special libraries. And we’re so happy that she has agreed to be our Student Liaison for 2012. What a wonderful way to give back to SLA-SD and jump-start your new career, Jessica!

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SLA-SD 2008 Scholarship Now Accepting Applications

The San Diego Chapter of the Special Libraries Association (SLA-SD) is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for its 2008 scholarship. The scholarship is $1000 plus a one-year student membership in SLA-SD.

In order to qualify, applicants must:
  * be a resident of San Diego County
  * be enrolled in an ALA-accredited Master's degree program
  * have an interest in pursuing a career in special libraries

To be considered, applicants must submit:
  * A personal statement of 500-1000 words discussing their interest in special libraries and future career goals
  * A current resume, which should include MLIS coursework completed to date and anticipated graduation date

Upon selection, the winner will also be required to submit proof of enrollment in an ALA-accredited Master's degree program (unofficial transcript) and proof of residency in San Diego County (copy of driver's license or voter registration card).

Membership in SLA-SD is encouraged, but not required, and the award includes a one-year student membership in the organization.

To submit an application, send your personal statement and resume as .doc (NOT .docx) attachments to akquist@yahoo.com by October 15, 2008. Please use the subject line “SLA-SD Scholarship application”.

The winner will be notified by November 1, 2008. The scholarship will be officially awarded at the chapter's Annual Business Meeting and Dinner on November 12, 2008.

Please encourage eligible students you know to apply!

Amanda Quist
SLA-SD Student Liaison

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