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    The National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS) at the Library of Congress is enhancing its ability to serve its patrons through several major technological initiatives being advanced this summer. NLS is launching a new and improved website and a new multimedia education campaign—both designed to raise...

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January 1, 2006 Past Scholarship Awards

The Foundation introduced the James Monroe Scholarship Award in the Spring of 2001 as part of a continuous effort to promote the life and legacy of James Monroe. Since inception, the James Monroe Scholarship Award has given over $10,000 to student-writers. The 2005-2006 topic was, "James Monroe: Guardian of a Free Hemisphere."

James Monroe Memorial Foundation Scholarship Award