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OELMA offering new scholarship to attend Library Leadership Ohio

OELMA is pleased to announce that it will offer one scholarship to an OELMA member selected to attend Library Leadership Ohio Institute, July 22-25, 2014.  A description of the program and the application are available on the Library Leadership Ohio website.  The application deadline for the program is 12 midnight, December 16, 2013.  OELMA’s Library Leadership of Ohio scholarship recipient receives registration fees for the Institute; a framed commemorative certificate; and recognition at the OELMA Conference Awards program in October 2014. 

To be eligible for the scholarship the applicant: 
1) must be an OELMA member selected to attend Library Leadership Ohio; and 
2) must be a licensed library media specialist, currently employed at an Ohio school, who’s personally responsible for payment of Library Leadership Ohio registration. 

The application must include: 
1) completed OELMA 2014 Library Leadership Ohio Scholarship Application Form; and 
2) Copy of cover letter originally submitted with Library Leadership Ohio Application.  

All application materials must be submitted to the OELMA office, c/o Scholarships and Awards Committee, 17 South High Street, Suite 200, Columbus, OH 43215 in a single packet or .pdf file in one of three ways: 
1) Hand-deliver to the OELMA office by 5 p.m., December 31, 2013; 
2) Mail to the OELMA office, postmarked by 5 p.m., December 31, 2013; or 
3) Submit application materials online at by 5 p.m., December 31, 2013 (all supporting materials can be uploaded to the online form). 


Please take your time completing the application, be thorough, as only fifty applicants are accepted to this prestigious Institute.