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OELMA Announces Two Library Leadership Ohio Institute Scholarships
12/01/2017

Deadline to apply: December 29, 2017, 11:59 p.m.
INFORMATION AND APPLICATION 

In July 2018, thirty-two participants from libraries around Ohio will gather in Columbus to participate in the Library Leadership Ohio Institute.  Library Leadership Ohio believes that leaders come from all types of libraries and hold various positions in the libraries they serve.  The 3-day workshop, facilitated by the Ivy Group, will form leaders who will work together for the benefit of all Ohio libraries and the communities they serve. The dates for the Library Leadership Ohio Institute are July 17-20, 2018, at the Quest Conference Center, Columbus.  The application deadline is December 29, 2017 and recipients will be notified by March 31, 2018. The registration cost of the Library Leadership Ohio Institute is $500.

OELMA demonstrates its support of Library Leadership Ohio by providing two $500 scholarships.  In order to compete for the scholarship, the applicant must be an OELMA member who has been selected to attend the Library Leadership Ohio Institute and is a licensed school library media specialist, currently employed at an Ohio school. The applicant must personally be responsible for payment of Library Leadership Ohio registration.  To apply for the Library Leadership Ohio Scholarship, please complete the OELMA online application form, and submit a copy of the Library Leadership Ohio cover letter and by 11:59 p.m. December 29, 2017, either online, snail mail, or hand-delivered.

In addition to the registration fee for the Institute, the recipient(s) of the OELMA scholarship will receive a framed commemorative certificate and recognition at the 2018 OELMA Conference Awards program. Recipient(s) are also expected to present at an OELMA professional development event (annual conference, MidWinter, webinar).

Looking forward to receiving your application for the Library Leadership Ohio OELMA Scholarship!

Deadline to apply: December 29, 2017, 11:59 p.m.

INFORMATION AND APPLICATION