ProQuest announces the Roger K.Summit Scholarship

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ProQuest is proud to present the Roger K. Summit Scholarship; open to all LIS students worldwide. The award is the equivalent of US $5,000 and is presented at the Special Libraries Association (SLA) Annual Conference or at a regional location in proximity to the winner.
Applicants must be students who are currently enrolled in an accredited library or information science program. The scholarship recipient, who must have demonstrated outstanding interest or performance in electronic information services, is selected based upon the following criteria,
  • Academic achievement.
  • Demonstrated interest in electronic information services, based on course work, research, and experience.
  • Faculty recommendations.

The Roger K. Summit Scholarship, awarded annually by ProQuest, was established to honor Dr. Roger K. Summit, the founder of Dialog*, for his outstanding contributions to the field of information science.

Applications are being accepted now through April 30, 2014.

To learn more about the scholarship or to download an application, click here.