ARSC Conference Travel Grants- due Dec. 15, 2017

ARSC CONFERENCE TRAVEL GRANTS Application Deadline: December 15, 2017 The Association for Recorded Sound Collections is now accepting applications for ARSC Conference Travel Grants to be awarded in 2018. The grants are designed to: — encourage ARSC members to attend Continue reading ARSC Conference Travel Grants- due Dec. 15, 2017

2018 Josephine Forman Scholarship- due Feb. 28, 2018

The application period for SAA’s 2018 Josephine Forman Scholarship is now open! The purpose of the Josephine Forman Scholarship is to provide financial support to minority students pursuing graduate education in archival science, to encourage students to pursue a career as an archivist, and Continue reading 2018 Josephine Forman Scholarship- due Feb. 28, 2018

MARAC Graduate School Archival Education Scholarship- due Nov. 30, 2017

MARAC received a donation of $500 from an anonymous donor as a challenge grant. MARAC was required to raise matching funds in order to receive the funds from the donor. The MARAC Graduate School Archival Education Scholarship is for students Continue reading MARAC Graduate School Archival Education Scholarship- due Nov. 30, 2017

Don Kelly Research Collection Fellowship

Second Annual Don Kelly Research Collection Fellowship The Texas A&M University Libraries/Cushing Memorial Library and Archives and the College of Liberal Arts are proud to announce the Liberal Arts/Cushing-Don Kelly Research Collection Fellowship. The fellowship covers all aspects of LGBTQ Continue reading Don Kelly Research Collection Fellowship

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 Continue reading 2017 MARAC Scholarships- deadline Sept. 15, 2017

Alumni Spotlight: Natalie Baur

Congratulations iSchool alumna Natalie Baur on the Emerging Leader Award! Read the SAA statement below: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 2017 Natalie Baur Receives Emerging Leader Award from Society of American Archivists CHICAGO—Natalie Baur, digital preservation librarian at El Colegio Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Natalie Baur

Archives Unleashed 4.0 Web Archive Datathon at the British Library- June 11-13, 2017

*Call for Participation: Archives Unleashed 4.0Web Archive Datathon* http://archivesunleashed.com The British Library June 11 – 13, 2017 Travel grants will be available for US-based graduate students. Applications for all attendees are due 31 March 2017. Call for Participation This event Continue reading Archives Unleashed 4.0 Web Archive Datathon at the British Library- June 11-13, 2017

Student Spotlight: Melissa Wertheimer

Melissa Wertheimer (MLIS student, Archives and Digital Curation) is the newly appointed Archivist of the Music Library Association (MLA), the U.S. branch of the International Association of Music Libraries (IAML). The MLA Archives are housed at Special Collections in Performing Continue reading Student Spotlight: Melissa Wertheimer