Founders Scholarship

The Founders Scholarship is awarded to an Ohio resident enrolled in an accredited library school program, who’s pursuing licensure in school library/media. This scholarship is intended to help defray educational costs for future library media specialists as they complete their studies.

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The Award

The Founders Scholarship recipient receives a $ 500 stipend and a framed commemorative certificate. The honoree will be recognized during the Awards Program at OELMA’s Fall Annual Conference. The Scholarship recipient’s name will be announced via OELMA’s email list and posted on the Scholarship & Awards section of OELMA’s webpage.

Criteria

The Founders Scholarship recipient will be selected from nominees who meet the following criteria:

Application

Applications should include the following materials:

Late materials will not be accepted. All application materials must be submitted to OELMA using the online application form by 11:59 p.m. on April 20th. You will be able to upload supporting materials to the online form.

2018 Recipient

Michelle Lundy

Middle School Librarian: Northern Local Schools, Sheridan Middle School
Thornville, Ohio