UBC Library, Archival and Information Studies Alumni Samuel Rothstein Scholarship

A scholarship honouring Dr. Samuel Rothstein, founding Director of the School of Librarianship, was endowed in 1989.

The scholarship is awarded on the recommendation of UBC iSchool in consultation with the Faculty of Graduate Studies, to a student selected on the basis of academic achievement and promise of success in librarianship. Financial circumstances of the candidate may be considered.

Number: 1


  • Entering the MLIS program
  • Indicators:
    • Academic achievement
    • Promise of success in librarianship
    • Financial circumstances may be considered

Application procedure

The Education Services Coordinator and Graduate Advisor make recommendation to the iSchool Director once both incoming cohorts (September and January) have been set.