Arne Nixon Center Research Fellowships- due November 6, 2017

The Arne Nixon Center is pleased to offer a new round of Research Fellowships to support scholars from outside the Fresno/Clovis area who are engaged in graduate-level, post-doctoral and independent research. Two Fellowships of up to $2,000 will be awarded Continue reading Arne Nixon Center Research Fellowships- due November 6, 2017

ARLIS/NA Wolfgang M. Freitag Internship Award

2018 ARLIS/NA Wolfgang M. Freitag Internship Award Please share with current students and recent graduates of graduate programs in library/information science, art history, architectural history, architecture, studio art, or museum studies. The Art Libraries Society of North America is now Continue reading ARLIS/NA Wolfgang M. Freitag Internship Award

2018 Bibliographic Society of America Fellowship Program

The Bibliographical Society of America is pleased to announce its 2018 Fellowship Program.  The BSA Fellowship Committee wishes to remind our broad community that BSA awards are open to any member of the scholarly community engaged in bibliographical scholarship, including: academics,librarians, conservators, ​faculty, graduate students, Continue reading 2018 Bibliographic Society of America Fellowship Program

DeBakey Fellowship in History of Medicine- due Sept. 30, 2017

The History of Medicine Division of the US National Library of Medicine (NLM) reminds individuals interested in researching the history of surgery, cardiac care, medical education, health care policy, and the wide variety of other fields with which Michael E. Continue reading DeBakey Fellowship in History of Medicine- due Sept. 30, 2017

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

Student Vision Scholarships- deadline September 2, 2017

The Middle Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association is currently accepting applications for its Student Vision Scholarships. There are 5 scholarships available for eligible library students interested in health science librarianship to attend the  2017 MAC/MLA Conference, Oct. 22-24, in Continue reading Student Vision Scholarships- deadline September 2, 2017

Information for the Black Caucus of the American Association of Law Libraries

Check out this brochure for the Black Caucus of the American Association of Law Libraries! It highlights information about potential careers in law librarianship and notes several scholarship opportunities. It also includes contact information for anyone interested in membership or more Continue reading Information for the Black Caucus of the American Association of Law Libraries

Congratulations 2017-2018 ALA Spectrum Scholarship Winners!

A HUGE congratulations to all of the 2017-2018 Spectrum Scholarship Winners from the iSchool and MLIS Team! Special congratulations to our four UMD winners: Shannon Bland, Andrea Castillo, Carmen Collins, and Lauren Cooper!! To see the full list of winners, Continue reading Congratulations 2017-2018 ALA Spectrum Scholarship Winners!

Scholarship: Bernard Vavrek Scholarship- July 31, 2017

The Association of Bookmobile & Outreach Services (ABOS), an affiliate of the American Library Association, offers annual awards that recognize outstanding service, support for conference attendance, and the education of a student currently enrolled in a Library Science degree program.  Continue reading Scholarship: Bernard Vavrek Scholarship- July 31, 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