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Bound-to-Stay-Bound Scholarship

Sponsored by: American Library Association (ALA)

Applicant must be a U.S. or Canadian citizen and must have been accepted but not yet begun a degree program and must work in children's services for one year after graduation. Selection based upon academic excellence, leadership qualities, and a desire to work with children in any type of library. Applicant must submit a personal statement describing career interests and goals.


Application Deadline March 1
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Scholarship
Required areas of study library science
Awarded every year? yes
Renewable? no
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? no



Max $6,000
Average $6,000
Min $6,000


Average 2

Contact Information

ALA/Association for Library Service to Children
American Library Association (ALA)
United States

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