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Karen Gersten-Sternheim Scholarship

Karen Gersten-Sternheim was a UCLA library professional who dedicated much of her career to the success of library school students, and SLA-SCC established the scholarship shortly after she passed in 1993. Since 1996, SLA-SCC has annually awarded $3,000 to a student member pursuing a career in special librarianship/information science. The scholarship award includes complimentary invitations to the SLA-SCC annual awards dinner and the annual business meeting.

Applications for the scholarship are currently closed. SLA-SCC members will be notified when we invite new applications in Month/Year.

Other Scholarships

SCC members are often eligible for scholarships from: