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Scholarships and Awards

Scholarships are available from SLIS and from TWU. For information on TWU scholarships and financial aid, please see the Financial Aid Office website, which also has information on grants.

Scholarships are also offered by the American Library Association and the Texas Library Association. Please see their websites for more information. 

Application Information for SLIS Scholarships

The purpose of Library and Information Studies scholarships is to support students with sound academic credentials who show evidence of high potential for success in librarianship.

Apply for TWU and SLIS scholarships. The deadline for receiving completed scholarship applications is March 15 of each year.  

Graduate Assistantships

Texas Woman’s University provides a limited number of graduate assistantships for qualified graduate students. For information about eligibility, requirements, and stipends, see Graduate Assistantships on the Graduate School website.

To apply for a graduate assistantship in SLIS, please complete the Application for Graduate Assistantship [Word] from the Graduate School, and email the completed form as an attachment to

Please note:

  • Admission to the Graduate School must precede an appointment to a graduate assistantship.
  • Graduate Assistants must enroll for at least 6 hours during the fall and spring semesters.

Cost of Attendance

For additional information about costs, including scholarships, grants, and loans see the Office of Financial Aid and the estimated cost of attendance at TWU.

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