LIS students are eligible for Financial Aid. Students should contact the DU Financial Aid office directly at 303-871-4900, or http://www.du.edu/finaid/, for further information. Students must have a FAFSA (www.fafsa.ed.gov) on file in order to receive financial aid, including scholarships.
The Morgridge College of Education awards over $4.5 million in merit and need based aid annually in the form of grants, scholarships, fellowships, graduate teaching/research assistantships, work-study, work stipend, and loans.
The LIS program receives additional scholarship money from alumni, grants, and other sources. Students admitted into the LIS program will be automatically considered for these scholarships and will be notified via mail of any award.
Many scholarships are offered to library students at both the local and national levels. A partial list is offered below. Check with the scholarship provider to confirm dates.
E.J. Josey Scholarship- Black Caucus- ALA
ALA General Scholarship
MLA/NLM Spectrum Scholarship
The Bound to Stay Bound Books Scholarship
Association of Jewish Libraries Scholarship
American Association of Law Libraries
American Indian Library Association Scholarship
Asian/Pacific American Library Association Scholarship
SLA Scholarship Program
Medical Library Association (MLA) Scholarship
MLA Scholarship for Minority Students
Scholarships Around the US