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First Tuesdays

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First Tuesdays was designed as a continuing-education opportunity for staff of libraries in Washington State. This free web presentation allows attendees to share their skills and successes and learn about new topics. The special-subject presentations, lasting about 60 minutes, are recorded so that others may listen at their own convenience. Past webinars are available on the WSL Niche Academy 

Next Session

June 7, 2022 9 a.m. PACIFIC

First Tuesdays:  Washington Library Association Scholarship Application Workshop

Did you know that the Washington Library Association offers 7 scholarships each year for graduate, undergraduate and continuing education studies? Are you interested in applying, but don’t know where to start? The WLA Professional Development Committee invites librarians, MLIS students, teacher-librarians, and paraprofessionals to learn more about funding opportunities at our Scholarship Application Workshop. You will learn tips and tricks for drafting your narrative, selecting references for recommendation letters, and submitting the application forms. You will also have the opportunity to meet current scholarship winners and learn more about the Committee’s application scoring rubric.

This discussion session will provide an overview of the scholarship process, the benefits of being a recipient, and strategies to assist in building a successful application. Hear from previous scholarship recipients as they answer questions and share their experiences of the process and how the scholarship has benefitted their studies. Committee members and scholarship winners can answer

You are invited to a Zoom webinar. 

When: Jun 7, 2022 09:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada) 

Topic: First Tuesdays: WLA Scholarships

Register in advance for this webinar:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.


Contact Information

Tami Masenhimer, Training Coordinator
[email protected]

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Funded in part by the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS) through the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA).