F.O.L.K. Scholarship Application Scholarship applications must be submitted by March 31 for the application year. "*" indicates required fields Application Year2023Name* First Middle Last Address* Street Address Address Line 2 City StateAlabamaAlaskaAmerican SamoaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaGuamHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaNorthern Mariana IslandsOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaPuerto RicoRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahU.S. Virgin IslandsVermontVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyomingArmed Forces AmericasArmed Forces EuropeArmed Forces Pacific State ZIP Code Email* Phone*Are you a legal resident of Hawaii?* Yes No Are you a legal resident of Hawaii Island?* Yes No Birthplace* Financial Support InformationMeans of Support:*(check all that apply) Self Father Mother Spouse Other Dependant InformationName of DependentAge Add RemoveEducational and Work ExperienceEducational InformationList all colleges, universities, and business schools attended. In addition, request official transcripts to be sent directly to F.O.L.K. scholarship committee. Full Name of InstitutionDates AttendedDegree, Diploma, CertificateYear Received Add RemoveHonors and Work ExperienceList all colleges, universities, and business schools attended. In addition, request official transcripts to be sent directly to F.O.L.K. scholarship committee. Honors and Work Experience (especially library experience)Dates Add RemoveEducational PlansAre you now enrolled in the Library and Information Science (LIS) Program at the University of Hawai‘i?* Yes No Are you enrolled in an American Library Association accredited Master in Library and Information Sciences program out of state?* Yes No If yes, which one?* If not enrolled, have you been accepted for admission?* Yes No If yes, for which semester?* When do you expect to complete your degree?* Scholarship and/or Loan InformationWhat scholarships/loans have you received (include amounts)?Scholarship/LoanDate ReceivedAmount Add RemoveWhat scholarships/loans are you currently applying for? Include amount(s) requested.Scholarship/LoanDate SubmittedAmount Add RemoveHave you applied for LIS Internship?* Yes No Amount Received*Do you intend to work while attending school?* Yes No EmployerLocationNumber of Hours per Week Add RemovePersonal Letter*Please submit a statement describing your objectives and clearly establishing your reasons for pursuing a library career. If you know the field of librarianship or information science you plan to pursue and where you would like to work please tell us. Include any information that you feel would be helpful to the committee in considering your need for scholarship assistance; also list any hobbies or interests.Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, Max. file size: 2 MB.Personal References Please have your college transcripts and letters from two (2) persons, not members of your family, testifying as to your character and ability directly send the Friends of the Libraries, Kona. It is preferable if at least one letter is from a professor. If you have received a F.O.L.K. scholarship in the past, there is no need to supply your undergraduate transcriptsStatement of Accuracy* I hereby declare that the information provided on this form is, to the best of my knowledge and belief, complete and correct.*Signature*Transcripts and personal reference letters should be mailed directly from the provider to: Friends of the Libraries, Kona Scholarship Committee Kailua Kona Public Library 75-138 Hualalai Rd Kailua, Kona, HI 96740EmailThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.