The Marilyn Kay Maynard AISLE Scholarship was created and awarded in 2012 to honor the 26 years that Kay Maynard held the position of Executive Secretary in AISLE. Kay was one of the original Founders of AISLE and served as the first AISLE President in 1988-89. In honor of Kay, 3 scholarships per year will be awarded up to $1000.00 for students who wish to gain licensure to work in Illinois schools as a school librarian.
AISLE Policy: 3016.6 (Updated 11.7.15)
Application and Selection:
Up to three (3) scholarships per year will be awarded in the amount of $1000.00 each. If applicant is not a current member of AISLE, AISLE will supply a one-year student membership to a first time applicant awarded a scholarship.
Applicants awarded a Marilyn Kay Maynard AISLE Scholarship will receive a voucher entitling them to reimbursement of tuition related to coursework leading to certification as a School Librarian in Illinois.