Feedback Requested: Libraries Ready to Code Task Force

Libraries Ready to Code Task Force Looking for Feedback from LIS Students on Infographics

YALSA (Young Adult Services Library Association) seeks LIS student input on an infographic they’re creating for the Libraries Ready To Code task force. YALSA’s rep is Megan Burton, one of our very own iSchool MLIS alums, and she welcomes your input on the survey, which can be accessed here.

Want more information on the Ready to Code project? Check that out here.

Call for Papers: Libri – Best Student Research Paper Award 2019, June 30

Call for Papers: Libri – Best Student Research Paper Award 2019

Deadline: June 30, 2019

Since 1950, through 67 volumes, Libri: International Journal of Libraries and Information Studies has been a leader among scholarly journals in the international library and information science world. As part of its strategy to remain one of the premier library and information science journals, Libri is issuing a call for “Best Student Research Paper of 2019.” This competition supports Libri’s goal of publishing the best articles from the next generation of library and information science professionals. We are proud once again to recognize the very best article with this special award. Continue reading

Funding: ARMA International Education Foundation Scholarships, Mar 18

ARMA International Education Foundation Scholarships

Deadline: March 18, 2019 at midnight (EST)

The ARMA International Educational Foundation (the Foundation) is pleased to announce the availability of a funding opportunity for aspiring information management professionals currently enrolled in an accredited graduate program (Master’s or PhD).

This year, the Foundation will offer several scholarships in amounts ranging from $3,000 to $1,000 (USD). These scholarships are designed to cover costs associated with earning a graduate-level degree in the field of information management. Continue reading

Funding: Joe Ann Clifton Student Award for 2019 SLA Annual Conference, Mar 25

Joe Ann Clifton Student Award for 2019 SLA Annual Conference

Deadline: Submission due March 25, 2019.

The Information Technology Division of the Special Libraries Association (SLA) is accepting submissions for its 2019 Joe Ann Clifton Student Award to help cover expenses at the 2019 SLA Annual Conference June 14-18, 2019, in Cleveland, OH, not to exceed $1,500. This award is intended to promote participation in the SLA Annual Conference by an exceptional library science student (or field related to the IT Division’s mission). The award also includes Student membership in SLA for one (1) year. Continue reading

Funding: Scholarship Applications Open 2019 Summer Institute in Statistical Genetics, Mar 31

Scholarship Applications Open 2019 Summer Institute in Statistical Genetics

Deadline: Applications due Sunday, March 31, 2019

Scholarship applications are now being accepted for the 2019 UW Biostatistics Summer Institute in Statistical Genetics (see below). Also, general registration is open for the Summer Institutes in Big Data, Clinical & Epidemiological Research, and Modeling in Infectious Diseases. Continue reading