ALA stands with transgender students

Keep reading for ALA President Julie Todaro’s statement regarding the President’s recent actions. CHICAGO  – Today American Library Association President Julie Todaro released the following statement strongly protesting the rollback of protections for transgender students in our nation’s public schools. “The Continue reading ALA stands with transgender students

2017 VRA Annual Conference, Louisville, KY- March 29-April 1

Are you interested in careers relating to visual information and cultural heritage? The Visual Resources Association (VRA) invites you to join our community. We are an organization dedicated to furthering education and research in the field of image and media Continue reading 2017 VRA Annual Conference, Louisville, KY- March 29-April 1

Scholarship: 2017 Rare Books and Manuscripts Section Conference- March 31, 2017

The Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (RBMS) of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) offers scholarships to subsidize first-time conference attendance by professional librarians, qualified paraprofessionals, and students. RBMS is currently accepting scholarship applications for the 2017 RBMS Continue reading Scholarship: 2017 Rare Books and Manuscripts Section Conference- March 31, 2017

2018-2019 Fulbright Scholar Program

The 2018-2019 Competition is Now Open! We are now accepting applications to teach or research in over 125 countries through the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program. Opportunities are available for college and university faculty and administrators as well as for professionals, Continue reading 2018-2019 Fulbright Scholar Program

MARAC Scholarships for Spring 2017 conference

The MARAC Scholarship Committee is currently accepting applications for scholarships to support attendance at the Spring 2017 meeting to be held April 20-22, 2017 in Newark, NJ. There are three awards available: MARAC Meeting and Travel Awards (2 awards: $400 Continue reading MARAC Scholarships for Spring 2017 conference

Scholarship: Harold T. Pinkett Minority Student Award- February 28, 2017

Another awesome scholarship for minority students! Many of the scholarship deadlines posted here on blogMLIS are approaching in the next couple months so plan accordingly. Don’t miss out on these great funding opportunities! The application period for the 2017 Harold Continue reading Scholarship: Harold T. Pinkett Minority Student Award- February 28, 2017

Josephine Forman Scholarship- February 28, 2017

Another great scholarship opportunity with an approaching deadline! 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 Josephine Forman Scholarship- February 28, 2017

Call for poster proposals- 2017 Maryland Library Association and Delaware Library Association’s conference

Keep reading for more information about participating in the 2017 Maryland Library Association and Delaware Library Association’s conference! What new courses is your library charting? Share your innovative ideas, research, and initiatives in a poster session at the 2017 Maryland Continue reading Call for poster proposals- 2017 Maryland Library Association and Delaware Library Association’s conference

ALAO Diversity Scholarship- February 1, 2017

Applications are now being accepted for the ALAO Diversity Scholarship at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DVDWBKB The application period runs until Wednesday, February 1, 2017. The Academic Library Association of Ohio (ALAO) values diversity in its membership, in the profession, and in future library professionals. For this reason, we offer a Continue reading ALAO Diversity Scholarship- February 1, 2017