The Chinese American Library Association (CALA) offers several scholarship opportunities which are designed to encourage professional and leadership development in Chinese American librarianship. They 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 (with the exception of The Huang Tso-ping and Wu Yao-yu Research and Scholarship).
You can apply for any of the following scholarships through a single online application (see the Related Information section below). Review the following
s information for additional details for each scholarship.
The scholarship process is open annually from November through March. Applications and reference forms are available during this time period. Instructions and general information remain available throughout the year. PLEASE NOTE: You only need to complete ONE online application regardless of the number of scholarships you apply for. You may apply for as many scholarships as you are eligible for by checking the appropriate boxes on the application form. Applications and reference forms much be submitted online.
The following items are required for all scholarship applications.
Note: The completion of the application is the responsibility of the applicant.
If you have questions or concerns about the application process, please contact the CALA Scholarship Committee.
Scholarships Awarded in the Past