The deadline to apply for the minority scholarlship has now passed.

Congratulations to Kawanna Bright, University of Tennessee and José L. Aranda, Doña Ana Community College, the 2007 Minority Scholarship recipients!

LOEX 2007 Conference Minority Scholarship

The LOEX 2007 Conference Planning Committee, with the support of the LOEX Conference director, has reserved one PAID registration for a librarian or library school student who is a member of an under-represented minority group. The scholarship will include a travel/lodging stipend of $250. Any additional conference-related expenses are the responsibility of the recipient.

Interested minority librarians and graduate students currently enrolled in ALA-accredited LIS programs are strongly encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to applicants who have been members of the profession for fewer than five years, and whose Information Literacy interests include outreach to underserved minority populations.

To apply, please send:

Submissions will be by email only and should be addressed to:
Tracey Mayfield, LOEX 2007 Communications Coordinator,

Deadline for submission is January 19, 2007. 

The recipient will be notified by email and announced on the LOEX 2007 Conference website on February 12, 2007.