January 21, 2018

Junior Fellows Program Awarded by Library of Congress Program Coordinator, Collection Services

The Junior Fellows Program is a Fellowship sponsored by Library of Congress Program Coordinator, Collection Services.

Information About the Scholarship:

Amount of Fellowship:
Application Deadline: 15-April
Scholarship Requirements: Candidate must submit cover letter, application for federal employment, letter of recommendation, and an offical transcript.
Eligible for: College senior, Doctoral-level study, Master’s-level study, Other postgraduate-level education

Awarded by:

Library of Congress Program Coordinator, Collection Services
Library of Congress, LM-642
Washington, DC 20540
USA

Contact Details:

Junior Fellows Program Coordinator

Phone: 202 707 8253

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For instance, you don’t have strong references. Or, you might not have the best of work histories. Sometimes, these things are considered, but you need to outweigh them. The reviewers are also people, and if you sway them in one direction with a strong part of your application, you might just make them forget about your tarnished side. So, if you you don’t have solid references for Library of Congress Program Coordinator, Collection Services, then write an essay that is stellar. Essays are one of the best ways to look like a solid applicant for the simple fact that you can take just about as long as you want on them, and they are a window into the essence of you. If you boast a strong essay, but other parts of your application are lacking, you might just be able to squeak by the gatekeeper.

Library of Congress Program Coordinator, Collection Services

Library of Congress Program Coordinator, Collection Services