Fellowships / Grants / Scholarships / Organizations

Palmer School of Library & Information Science Scholarships

The following four (4) scholarships are offered through the Palmer School. Scholarship applications, along with an essay, personal statement and resume must be submitted by the deadline date indicated below to: Palmer Scholarship Committee, Palmer School of Library & Information Science, Long Island University, C.W. Post Campus, 720 Northern Blvd., Brookville, NY 11548.

NOTE: Applicants must file the Federal Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) with the LIU Post Campus Financial Aid Office.

  • H.W. Wilson Foundation Scholarship
    Eligibility: Matriculated full or part-time new or continuing Palmer School students
    $1,250.00 scholarship based on merit and need
    Application for the H.W. Wilson Foundation Scholarship
    Number Given: 1 each fall and spring semester
    Deadline: August 15 for fall; December 15 for spring

Special Awards / Scholarships

Nassau County Library Association Andrew Ippolito Scholarship Award

Alice L. Haltom Educational Fund

Association and Organization Scholarships:

American Association of Law Libraries (AALL)

American Library Association (ALA)

Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA)

Association of Moving Image Archivists

Library Association of Rockland County

Medical Library Association (MLA)

Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference (MARAC)

Music Library Association (MLA)

Nassau County Library Association (NCLA)

New England Library Association (NELA)

New Jersey Library Association (NJLA)

New York Black Librarians’ Caucus (NYBLC)

New York Library Association (NYLA)

Society of American Archivists (SAA)

Special Libraries Association (SLA)

  • Check with the individual units of SLA


Please check back regularly to find new and updated scholarships.