The Wayne State University Library System and the School of Library and Information Science are pleased to announce the availability of a WSU Library Fellowship starting in Fall 2012. This fellowship provides a full tuition scholarship (36 credits) for a master’s degree in library and information science (MLIS), annual $15,000 stipend, and health insurance to a student starting in the fall 2012 semester. The fellow will work 20 hours per week alongside library professionals across the WSU library system. The fellow will be exposed to a wide range of professional library work activities and projects.
For more information and full application requirements, please see: http://slis.wayne.edu/wsu_fellow_application.php
To apply, please complete the application. Students must upload a personal statement between 250 and 750 words stating their educational background and professional objectives and how experience working within the University Library System would enhance their career goals.
Applicants must also request recommendation letters from three individuals who can assess their academic or professional qualifications. All recommendation letters must be received by the scholarship deadline date of July 1, 2012. Please send recommendations to the School of Library and Information Science, Attn: WSU Library Fellowship, Wayne State Unviersity, 106 Kresge Library, Detroit, MI 48202 or firstname.lastname@example.org.