Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Student Scholarship

The Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) and Charles Sturt University (CSU) offer a scholarship to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and South Sea Islander students planning a career in Library and Information Science (LIS) commencing full time or part time study at CSU leading to ALIA Associate membership.  
The scholarship includes an ALIA student membership for one year and $5,000 towards learning expenses including giving the recipient the freedom to travel and attend: exams special workshops, lectures or conferences, work experience opportunities, job interviews and networking opportunities. If the recipient chooses to visit Canberra within the scholarship funding, a one-week industry experience placement at ALIA House may also be available. 
Applications for the 2021 scholarship are now open and close on 8 February 2021. 
Contact for all enquiries: education@alia.org.au
Award Recipients
2019  Murray McBryde studying the Bachelor of Information Studies at Charles Sturt University 
2020  Claire Sadler studying the Master of Education (Teacher Librarianship)
Award nomination type
Self nominated
Closing date
8-2-21 (All day)