Susan Roberts Scholarship

The Susan Kraybill Roberts Memorial Scholarship is in honor of the former director of the Grande Prairie Public Library District in the south suburbs of Chicago. The scholarship is for any resident of RAILS in the counties of Cook, DuPage & Will pursuing a degree in library science, including programs for technical assistants, undergraduate or graduate degrees. Our Community's Foundation manages the scholarship.  

This scholarship honors the memory of Susan Kraybill Roberts by encouraging those working in libraries to continue their education within the profession. Applicants must be pursuing a degree or certification within the field of Library and Information Science.

Students interested in applying for the scholarship may apply through the Foundation's online application process, or they may use a paper application. Both the online and print applications can be accessed through the link above. The application deadline is March 1, 2017.