LEONARD RAPPORT MODERN ARCHIVES INSTITUTE SCHOLARSHIPS
The Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference (MARAC) provides scholarship funds to attend the Modern Archives Institute. The scholarship award covers the tuition, and up to $750 in travel expenses with demonstration of need, a submitted budget, and receipts. This scholarship is established in honor of MARAC member Leonard Rapport and is known as the Leonard Rapport Modern Archives Institute Scholarship.
QUALIFICATIONS: For this scholarship, an individual must currently be employed in the MARAC region in an archival or archives-related position.
APPLICATION: Applicants should submit a resume; a cover letter including a statement of the expected benefits of attending the Institute; and two letters of recommendation from persons having knowledge of the applicant's work and qualifications.
DEADLINES: Applications for the Summer 2013 Institute scholarship should be received no later than April 15, 2012; the recipient will be notified by April 25.
FURTHER INFORMATION: For further information about the Modern Archives Institute, including dates, see http://www.archives.gov/
All scholarship applications should be sent by email to the current chair of the MARAC Education Committee by the deadlines listed.
Brian Keough, University at Albany, firstname.lastname@example.org