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Information Studies

Scholarships and Bursaries

The UFV Department of Information Studies proudly offers an award recognizing student achievement in leadership. This $250 award is available to UFV students in the Library and Information Technology program who have demonstrated leadership through things such as community service, student activities, and volunteerism and are in good academic standing.

In order to build the endowment and offer a larger sum, we encourage alumni and community members to consider contributing to this important award. Information on giving can be found at: UFV Giving.

There are various sources of financial assistance available to existing and incoming students. This aid can be in the form of Awards, Bursaries, Scholarships and Student Loans. Below is information about specific items available to students in the Library and Information Technology Program.

Bursaries for LIBIT Students

  • Library and Information Technology Student Association Annual Bursary

Scholarships and Awards

  • Risa Deverell-Beaton Memorial Endowment Scholarship
  • British Columbia Library Association Scholarship
  • Library and Information Technology Leadership Endowment Award
  • Faculty of Professional Studies Excellence Scholarship

For more information on bursaries, scholarships, awards, and the application process, visit UFV's Financial Aid. There are numerous bursaries and awards that many LIBIT students are eligible for.