|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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|Contact: Contact: Manuel Urrizola
Phone: (949) 824-3146
The Chinese American Librarians Association (CALA) is pleased to announce the availability of the 2007 CALA Scholarships:
These scholarships are open to full-time students of Chinese heritage who are currently enrolled in an ALA-accredited master's or doctoral program of library and information science at an institution of higher education in North America.
Applicants may select and apply to any or all of the scholarships listed above. One application and reference package will suffice.
These Scholarships are designed to encourage professional and leadership development in Chinese American librarianship. They are posted on the Chinese American Librarians Association (CALA) website at http://www.cala-web.org. For more information please visit the CALA website and click on Scholarships where you will find guidelines, application forms, and other information. The application deadline is 12 midnight Pacific Time March 15, 2007. The recipients of the scholarships will be announced by May 31, 2007, and the awards will be presented by the Chinese American Librarians Association at the CALA Awards Banquet during the ALA annual conference in Washington, D.C.
The Chinese American Librarians Association was founded in 1973, has seven regional chapters, and is affiliated with the American Library Association. In addition to holding annual and regional programs, CALA publishes its own Newsletter, Membership Directory, and the Journal of Library and Information Science in cooperation with the National Taiwan Normal University.
Please send the completed application packet by email to Manuel Urrizola, Chair of the CALA Scholarship Committee, at the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
CALA Scholarship Committee:
Klairon K. Tang
Manuel Urriozla (Chair)