NYLA YSS Conference Scholarships -application deadline: February 1, 2019

Apply today for one of the scholarships to attend the 2019 YSS Spring Conference on Friday April 26, 2019 at the Double Tree by Hilton in Tarrytown, NY! There are two scholarships available. Each of the scholarships is designed to cover registration fees and up to $250 reimbursement for hotel charges, meals, and transportation costs for attending the conference. Don’t delay — the deadline for the application is February 1, 2019.

The purpose of Spring Conference Scholarships is to encourage continuing education in the field of library youth services by participating in the annual YSS Spring Conference. Two awards are given annually. The first is the New Member Spring Conference Scholarship. It is given to a new member of our profession. The second is the Lisa C. Wemett Spring Conference Scholarship. It is given to a highly motivated established librarian who has had a significant impact on youth and youth services in her/his community

How do you apply? For your convenience, a web page has been set up with all of the details.

YSS 2019 Spring Conference Scholarship Page

2019 YSS Spring Conference Scholarship Application Form (PDF)

2019 YSS Spring Conference Registration Page

SCHOLARSHIPS DEADLINE for the 2019 YSS Spring Conference: February 1, 2019  

Please address applications to:

Amy Hogue 
YSS Scholarship Committee Chair 
Parma Public Library 
7 West Avenue Hilton, NY 14468 
Amy.hogue@libraryweb.org