Application Deadline:  10:00 PM, Friday, Jan. 30, 2015

The School of Library and Information Studies now offers the application online for its undergraduate scholarship. Applicants must be admitted to the Bachelor of Arts in Information Studies program and be regularly enrolled in 12 hours each semester. Please see below for scholarship criteria and application information.

The Roberta Rhodes Allen Scholarship

Number Awarded - 1
Amount - $1,000, based on merit

The Roberta Rhodes Allen Scholarship is available each year for a student in the Information Studies degree program. This Scholarship is awarded competitively on the basis of demonstrated academic merit. Applicants must be admitted to the Bachelor of Arts in Information Studies and enrolled in no less than 12 hours during both the fall and spring semesters. The recipient will receive half of the award ($500) during the first month of classes during the fall semester, and the remainder during January after verification of enrollment.

THINGS YOU SHOULD DO BEFORE FILLING OUT THE SLIS APPLICATION

  • Resume:  Complete the Arts and Sciences Scholarship Resume and save as .pdf for uploading to the application.  Please follow this link for instructions.
  • Transcript:  All applicants must upload a web-based or an unofficial transcript from the Academic Records office that has been saved in .pdf format.  Click here for instructions.