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The 2017 BRLA Scholarship Awards
for Study in Library and Information Science

The Border Regional Library Association will be awarding two scholarships this year. One scholarship, in the amount of $1000, will be awarded to a student in the process of completing a degree at either the masters or doctoral level in library science. The other scholarship, in the amount of $500, will be awarded to an individual in the process of completing an associate degree in library technology. These scholarships are awarded annually and will be announced at the BRLA Awards Banquet in February 2017. The scholarships are open to all individuals meeting the criteria, who are from the El Paso—Cd. Juárez--Las Cruces area. The applicant must be a member of BRLA and show evidence of both potential and commitment to a library career.

All applicants must send:

As part of the application, please include:

Please make the application as professional as possible

You may email all documents to the BRLA Scholarship Chair, Mariaelena de la Rosa, at If you prefer to mail hard copies, you can send them to:

Mariaelena de la Rosa
2251 Sunrise Point Rd.
Las Cruces, NM 88011.

Contact Ms. de la Rosa if you have any questions.

Submit all requested documents by Monday, January 30th, 2017.

Scholarship Application Form        Scholarship Recommendation Form

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