Association of College Honor Societies


Beta Phi Mu

Library & Information Studies Honor Society

Fellowship and Scholarships

Admitted to ACHS: 1969

Founded at the University of Illinois, August 1948

No of Active Chapters: 48

Total Membership: 40000

Publications: The Pipeline Online Newsletter, Scholars Series

Fellowship and Scholarships: Five scholarships and the Eugene Garfield Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship are awarded annually by Beta Phi Mu.

Applications for all scholarships and fellowships are accepted beginning November 15. Deadline for receiving all applications is March 15 of each year. The Scholarship Committee meets during May, and the recipients are announced at our annual meeting in June. The names of the recipients are also published on the Beta Phi Mu website, and in our newsletter, The Pipeline.

All application materials must be submitted online. For more information and to apply, please visit the Scholarships section of the Beta Phi Mu website:

Sarah Rebecca Reed $ 2,250
Frank B. Sessa - Continuing Education $1,500
Harold Lancour - Foreign Study $1,750
Blanche E. Woolls - School Media $2,250
Eugene Garfield Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship $3,000

For more information on Beta Phi Mu grants and fellowships, see:

or contact Beta Phi Mu headquarters by email or at (267) 361-5018

Keywords: library, school media, library dissertation fellowship, library continuing education

For all other reasons, contact:
Alison M. Lewis, Ph.D., PO Box 42139, Philadelphia, PA 19101

Tel: (267) 361-5108  

Email: [email protected]  Website:

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Updated: 1/9/2017