Library and Information Association of Jamaica (LIAJA) Scholarship

Number of Award(s)

One (1)

Value
J$100,000 per annum
Maximum Tenure
One (1) year
Eligibility

Available to Jamaican Nationals who have successfully completed all level I courses leading to the Bachelors degree with a major in Library & Information Studies.

Criteria

The award will be based primarily on:

  • academic performance;
  • verifiable financial need;
  • an indication of commitment to profession by being a member of the Jamaica Library Association, among other things.
Method of Selection

Short-listed candidates will be interviewed by a committee comprising UWI and donor personnel.

Condition

Successful candidates will be required, upon graduation, to become a active member of the Jamaica Library Association by volunteering to serve one of its working parties for at least a year.