Association for Information Science and Technology (asis&t) SIG-HFIS Student Travel Award
Deadline: Applications due June 15
The purpose of the award is to assist a student in a Master’s or doctoral program in attending the ASIS&T Annual Meeting by defraying travel expenses. The award shall consist of a check for $500 given to a single applicant. The SIG-HFIS Student Travel Award is sponsored by SIG HFIS. It is administered by a SIG-HFIS Award Jury, which is comprised of the officers of SIG HFIS. Continue reading
Funding: ABOS Bernard Vavrek Scholarship
Deadline: Applications due July 31, 2019 at 6 p.m. ET.
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 outreach and bookmobile services. Continue reading
Microsoft Research Dissertation Grant
Deadline: Grant Proposals due by March 31, 2019 at 5:00 PM PDT
Broadening participation in computing is a core part of Microsoft’s values; accordingly, they are excited to continue the Microsoft Research Dissertation Grant that aims to recognize, support, and mentor diverse doctoral students as they complete their dissertation research in computing-related fields. Continue reading
Friends of the Libraries, Kona (F.O.L.K.) 2019 M.L.I.S. Scholarship Available
Deadline: Complete applications with all required materials are due by April 30, 2019
Friends of the Libraries, Kona is offering up to $6,000 in scholarships to students pursuing a Masters in Library and Information Sciences at the University of Hawai`i, or any online American Library Association accredited master’s degree program. Continue reading
ALA Diversity Research Grant Program
Deadline: Proposals due by April 15, 2019 at midnight, PDT.
The American Library Association (ALA) Office for Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Services seeks proposals for the Diversity Research Grant program. Applications may address any diversity-related topic which addresses critical gaps in the knowledge of diversity, equity and outreach issues within library and information science. Proposals are due by midnight Pacific time on April 15, 2019. Continue reading
Call for Participants: Three Minute Thesis
Deadline to submit a proposal is April 5, 2019 at 11:59 PM, PDT.
Are you a UW graduate student in the final stages of your capstone, thesis or dissertation project? Apply to compete in Three Minute Thesis, where you’ll have the opportunity to present your research in just three minutes for cash prizes totaling $2,500. The 2019 UW Three Minute Thesis (UW 3MT®) Competition is open to all eligible graduate students from Bothell, Tacoma, and Seattle campuses. Continue reading
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