Essay and Research Awards: the ASIS&T History Fund (deadlines June 20 2015)

The ASIST History Fund awards include a research grant and an essay award, both focused around the history of information science and technoloy. (If you have technology-related art history work sitting around like I do, this might be a good time to polish it up.) https://www.asist.org/about/awards/history-fund-awards/ The ASIS&T History Fund Research Award This award will […]

AMIA Scholarship and Internship Application Deadline – May 15th, 2015

http://www.amianet.org/programs-and-initiatives/scholarships AMIA believes that the education and training of moving image archivists is not only central to AMIA’s role as a professional association, but essential to the long-term survival of our moving image heritage. AMIA offers three scholarships and a research Internship each year to students entering the field. Application deadlines are May 15th. … The Association of […]

Scholarships and Grants!

Scholarship Opportunity Once again California Rare Book School (CalRBS) is able to offer Kress Foundation-Dr. Frankllin Murphy Scholarships for Week 3 to those art librarians, art historians, and graduate students preparing to enter these fields.  The scholarships cover tuition for one course and provide $1,000 toward the travel expenses of attending.  They are competitive.  Apply […]

Professional Development: the VRAF Internship Award

Similar to (but different from) the VRAF Professional Development Grant is the VRAF Internship Award, which is a fantastic way to fund or supplement an un- or underpaid internship in arts and visual resources work. The Visual Resources Association Foundation (VRAF) Internship Award provides financial support for graduate students preparing for a career in visual […]

Scholarship Opportunity! (sort of)

There are all sorts of homespun efforts to give money to students and new professionals that need it. Like this one: http://www.archivesnext.com/?p=3751 ArchivesNext (a.k.a. Kate Theimer) has been crowdsourcing money for scholarships so that people can attend the Society of American Archivists yearly conference. We’re giving money to people to fund their registration for the SAA Annual […]

Free webinar, VRA travel award, & CFP

As always, you can also see what’s coming up through the Educational Opportunities Calendar. Keep reading for details about all the great webinars, CFPs, and scholarship opportunities below! Webinar: Title: Communicating Through Infographics Presenter: Dawne Tortorella Format: Webinar Date: Wednesday, November 14, 2012 Start Time: 12 Noon Pacific 1PM Mountain 2PM Central 3PM Eastern This webinar […]

Gordon M. Conable Conference Scholarship for ALA 2012

Applications open for 2012 Gordon M. Conable Conference Scholarship, sponsored by FTRF The Freedom to Read Foundation (FTRF) has opened applications for the 2012 Gordon M. Conable Conference Scholarship, which will enable a library school student or new professional to attend ALA’s 2012 Annual Conference, held June 21-26 in Anaheim, Calif. The goal of the […]

SEI 2011 Registration / SEI Kress Scholarship applications due Feb. 11

Registration is open for SEI 2011 & SEI Kress Scholarship applications due Feb. 11 The SUMMER EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR VISUAL RESOURCES AND IMAGE MANAGEMENT 2011 Held at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque from June 7-10, 2011. http://www.vrafoundation.org/sei2011/ The Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) and the Visual Resources Association Foundation (VRAF) are […]

Apply now! Kress Scholarships for SEI

The Summer Educational Institute for Visual Resources and Image Management (SEI) is an annual, intensive workshop covering a range of basic and advanced topics for professionals working with image collections. It is jointly arranged by ARLIS/NA and VRA. SEI 2011 will be held at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, NM, June 7-10, 2011. […]