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, booksellers, collectors, and scholars studying the materiality of books, manuscripts, and other cultural documents and […]
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. DeBakey was associated during his 75-year career, to apply for the Michael E. DeBakey Fellowship […]
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 email@example.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 […]
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 Staunton, VA. Interested individuals are strongly encouraged to apply. Visit http://macmla.libguides.com/2017scholarships for more information and details how […]
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 information about the organization!
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, check out the full announcement at ALA.
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. In particular, The Bernard Vavrek Scholarship provides $1000 to a library school student interested in […]
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 de México, is the 2017 recipient of the Emerging Leader Award from the Society of […]
The ASIS&T Pratt Severn Best Student Research Paper Jury is looking for the best Masters student research paper in information science. Any student in a Masters’ degree-granting institution can submit a paper. Papers must follow the guidelines of a JASIST article and must be endorsed by a faculty sponsor for submission to the contest. The […]
Potomac Technical Processing Librarians (PTPL) announces the availability of two $1,000 scholarships for future librarians interested in technical services. Students living or working in the PTPL membership region (DC, Maryland, Virginia) and who are currently enrolled in an ALA-accredited Library and/or Information Science program, including distance education programs, are invited to apply. Criteria Requirements for the […]