"From what was once a building comprising mainly of books, is now a community hub where people learn, grow, do, experience, produce, and find interesting things."
Jessica Madureira, 2016 Kay Poustie Scholarship winner
The Kay Poustie Scholarship enables a library professional in Western Australia to undertake study locally or internationally to explore library services and best practice that can be applied to public libraries in WA.
The scholarship is a partnership between the State Library of Western Australia and Public Libraries WA Inc (PLWA). ALIAWest and numerous personal donors are also supporters of the scholarship..
The 2020 and 2021 Scholarships
The Kay Poustie Scholarship for 2020 and 2021 were not awarded due to the COVID-19 restrictions on travel.
To Donate to the Kay Poustie Scholarship
If you are now inspired to donate to the Kay Poustie Scholarship fund you can do so here
|2021||The Kay Poustie Scholarship for 2020 was not awarded due to the COVID-19 restrictions on travel.|
|2020||The Kay Poustie Scholarship for 2020 was not awarded due to the COVID-19 restrictions on travel.|
|2019||No award was presented|
|2018||Shane Dowling 2018 (PDF 746KB)
Chantay Mallett 2018 (PDF 2.4MB)
Teena Miller 2018 (PDF 615KB)
|2017||No award was presented|
Jessica Madureira 2016 (PDF 9.8MB)
Megan Sullivan 2015 (PDF 1.8MB)
Jane Jones 2014 (PDF 2.3MB)
Ruth Campbell-Hicks 2013 (PDF 2.3MB)
Kirstie Nicholson 2012 (PDF 766KB)