2017 MARAC Scholarships- deadline Sept. 15, 2017

MARAC SCHOLARSHIPS

All applications should be sent by email, to the current chair of the MARAC Scholarship Committee by the deadlines listed:

Current Chair of the Scholarship Committee:
Emily Cottle
Vanguard
emilyrcottle@gmail.com


There are three awards available for each conference:

1) MARAC Meeting and Travel Awards (2 awards: $400 and $250)
2) Karen A. Stuart Local History Collection Workshop & Conference Attendance Award

For additional information about each award, please visit: http://www.marac.info/marac-scholarships

APPLICATION: Applicants for either award should submit the following:

1) Cover letter that includes:

a) Award for which you are applying
b) Statement of financial need
c) Expected benefits of attending the conference (citing specific sessions or workshops of interest)

2) Resume

3) Letter of reference from a person with knowledge of the applicant’s work (sent directly to the MARAC Scholarship Committee Chair, Emily Cottle, via email at emilyrcottle@gmail.com)

DEADLINE: Buffalo meeting, September 15, 2017

TO APPLY: Send a single PDF of the cover letter and resume to Emily Cottle, MARAC Scholarship Committee Chair, at emilyrcottle@gmail.com. Letter of recommendation should be sent by the reference as a PDF directly to Emily Cottle, MARAC Scholarship Committee Chair, at emilyrcottle@gmail.com. Please include MARAC Scholarship Application in the subject line. All applicants will receive an email confirming their application has been received.

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