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SLIS Partners With Library Cooperatives To Offer Library Workforce Development Scholarship

June 5, 2015

The School of Library and Information Science is pleased to announce a partnership with the Detroit Area Library Network (DALNET) and the Suburban Library Cooperative (SLC), to offer $6,000 scholarships to paraprofessional employees of libraries within the cooperatives who are pursuing their MLIS degrees. The Library Workforce Development Scholarship will give each recipient $1000 tuition remission per semester, over six semesters, while pursuing the 36-credit MLIS. This special scholarship is funded by the WSU Graduate School. There are eight scholarships available to new MLIS students for the Fall 2015 semester.

Further information and the Library Workforce Development Scholarship can be found at http://slis.wayne.edu/library_workforce_development_scholarship.php