Maine Library Association

Financial Aid

In order to support Maine Residents who are furthering their library education or professional development, the Maine Library Association maintains the Phyllis E. Ainsworth Scholarship and supports grants for membership and conference attendance. 

Phyllis E. Ainsworth Scholarship

A $2,000 scholarship available to Maine residents who are pursuing a degree in library science full or part time. 


Conference Grants

Grants of up to $250 to help defray the cost of MLA membership or attending our annual conference are available to those with a demonstrated need. 


Support for MLA Financial Aid Programs

Our scholarship, grant and loan programs are dependent upon donations to the fund. Support Maine libraries by supporting Maine Library staff. Contribute today! 



Maine Library Association

55 Main Street, Unit 49

Belchertown, MA 01007

207.744.7919

Business Manager / General Inbox 


© 2021 Maine Library Association 

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software