Carin Alma E. Somers Scholarship Award Winner

Dear Colleagues,

The Atlantic Provinces Library Association administers the Carin Alma E. Somers Scholarship Trust. This trust provides an annual scholarship, valued at approximately $2,000, in her name to assist a Canadian citizen who is an Atlantic Provinces resident needing financial assistance to undertake or complete the academic requirements leading to a degree in Library and Information Science.

As a student in excellent standing, we are pleased to announce that the recipient of the 2016 Carin Alma E. Somers Scholarship is K-Lee Fraser. K-Lee has a BA with combined honors in Sociology and Psychology,  and a MA in Sociology from Dalhousie University. She is currently completing her MLIS program at McGill University. 

Congratulations K-Lee!

Somers Scholarship Committee

Suzanne van den Hoogen, APLA VP President-Elect

Patricia Doucette, VP Prince Edward Island

Mathieu, Lanteigne, VP New Brunswick

Stan Orlov, VP Nova Scotia

Becky Smith, VP Newfoundland