"...a program designed to recruit master of library and information science (MLIS) students from historically underrepresented ethnic and racial minority groups into careers in research libraries and archives. Benefits of the IRDW include: A stipend of up to $10,000 over two years in support of MLIS education..."
First Nations, Métis, and Inuit students who have been accepted to a library / information science graduate program or have completed their first year of such a program are eligible to apply.
"An affiliate of the American Library Association (ALA), the American Indian Library Association is a membership action group that addresses the library-related needs of American Indians and Alaska Natives.".