SAA’s 2019 Josephine Forman Scholarship

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 to promote the diversification of the American archives profession. The scholarship is given to applicants who demonstrate excellent …

2019-2020 Native American Scholars Initiative (NASI) Opportunities

The American Philosophical Society invites applications for predoctoral, postdoctoral, and short-term research fellowships and internships from scholars at all stages of their careers, especially Native American scholars in training, tribal college and university faculty members, and other scholars working closely with Native communities on projects in Native American and Indigenous …

Application now open for Institute for Research Design in Librarianship 2019

We are issuing a call for applications for the Institute for Research Design in Librarianship (IRDL) 2019. We are seeking novice librarian researchers who are employed by academic libraries or are librarians in a research setting, in the United States to participate in the Institute. We define “novice” broadly; if …

LC-CEAL Cataloging Internship Program deadline extended!

Please see below for the LC-CEAL Cataloging Internship Program 2019. The application deadline has been extended to Dec. 14, 2018.  Encouraged by the number of applications, strong support of our library community, and the successful completion of the internship program in recent years, the Committee on Technical Processing and the …

ARCHIVES*RECORDS 2019: TRANSFORMATIVE!

The 2019 Joint Annual Meeting of the Council of State Archivists and the Society of American Archivists-ARCHIVES*RECORDS 2019: TRANSFORMATIVE!-will take place July 29 – August 3 at the JW Marriott in downtown Austin, Texas. The 2019 Program Committee seeks session proposals that address how the archives, records, and information management …

Roots and Fruits: Exploring the History and Impact of the Women’s Art Registry of Minnesota @ St. Kate’s

Roots and Fruits: Exploring the History and Impact of the Women’s Art Registry of Minnesota Curated by Heather Carroll, MLIS ‘18 Location: Catherine G. Murphy Gallery, St. Kate’s November 3-December 15, 2018 Opening Reception & Oral History Booth: Saturday, November 3, 6-8 p.m. Featured artists: Ana Laura Juarez, Angela Rogers, Ann Aslanidis, …

MLA Scholarship for Minority Student

The Medical Library Association (MLA) is calling all qualified candidates to apply for the 2019 MLA Scholarship for Minority Students. MLA wants to support your excellence in scholarship and potential for accomplishment in health sciences librarianship. The scholarship is for up to $5,000 plus one year of student membership in …

Apply for the 2019 Activist-in-Residence Program

The UCLA Asian American Studies Center and the Institute on Inequality and Democracy at UCLA Luskin are proud to jointly announce the 2019 UCLA Activist-in-Residence Program. >> Applications are being accepted now through November 2 <<   With a shared commitment to advance democracy through research and  alliances with civil …

Nnedi Okorafor @ Book Week, UMN

Nnedi Okorafor is an international award-winning author of Africa-based science fiction and fantasy. Born in the United States to two Nigerian immigrant parents, she is known for weaving African culture into evocative settings, memorable characters, and wonder-filled plots. Nnedi’s books for the young audience include, among others, the Binti series, Akata Witch, The Shadow …

ARLIS/NA Salt Lake City Conference Travel Awards: applications open!

The ARLIS/NA Travel Awards Subcommittee is pleased to announce that Travel Award applications are open for the 47th annual ARLIS/NA conference, to be held in Salt Lake City, March 26 – 30, 2019.   Application deadline for all conference travel awards: Monday, November 26, 2018, 12:00 pm EST   Awards …