Category Archives: Awards

KCA Fund Award Call for Applications

Dear KCA members, Do you need money to get a project off the ground? Are you hoping to take on a community-wide archival project?  Apply for a KCA Fund Award! Applications are due by April 15th at 5:00pm.  Due to … Continue reading

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KCA Fund Award Call for Applications

Applications are now being accepted for the 2015 KCA Fund Award ($500 maximum). The Kentucky Council on Archives (KCA) accepts letters of requests for financial support of external projects from other archival organizations and individuals. For example, previous financial support … Continue reading

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Sister M. Claude Lane, O.P., Memorial Award

The Society of American Archivists’ Awards Committee is seeking nominations for the Sister M. Claude Lane, O.P., Memorial Award. This award recognizes individuals who have made a significant contribution to the field of religious archives. Criteria for nomination include: Involvement … Continue reading

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KY SHRAB sponsoring SAA workshop

The KY SHRAB is sponsoring the following SAA workshop: Privacy and Confidentiality Issues in Digital Archives Wed, Apr 29, 2015 Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives Frankfort, KY The Kentucky State Historical Records Advisory Board will provide a full registration … Continue reading

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Call for Nominations: 2015 SAA Waldo Gifford Leland Award

Please help us to recognize the best in our profession! Have you read a great new book about archives? Seen an exceptional new finding aid? Encountered a new documentary publication that is head and shoulders above the rest? Has a … Continue reading

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Philip M. Hamer and Elizabeth Hamer Kegan Award

The Philip M. Hamer and Elizabeth Hamer Kegan Award Subcommittee of the Society of American Archivists seeks nominations for the 2015 award. This award recognizes an archivist, editor, group of individuals, or institution that has increased public awareness of a … Continue reading

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J. Franklin Jameson Archival Advocacy Award

The J. Franklin Jameson Archival Advocacy Award Subcommittee of the Society of American Archivists seeks nominations for the 2014 award. http://www2.archivists.org/governance/handbook/section12-jameson Established in 1989, this award honors an individual, institution, or organization that promotes greater public awareness, appreciation, or support … Continue reading

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SAA Applications for 2015 Harold T. Pinkett Minority Student Travel Award now open!

The Pinkett Award was established in 1993 and recognizes and acknowledges minority graduate students, such as those of African, Asian, Latino or Native American descent, who, through scholastic and personal achievement, manifest an interest in becoming professional archivists and active … Continue reading

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SAA Spotlight Award – Call for Nominations

The Society of American Archivists Spotlight Award Subcommittee invites nominations for the 2014 Spotlight Award.  This award “recognizes the contributions of individuals who work for the good of the archives profession and of archival collections, and whose work would not typically receive public … Continue reading

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Nominate an archivist for SAA awards and scholarships

The deadline for Society of American Archivists Awards and Scholarships is approaching! Don’t delay nominating a fellow archivist to commemorate their achievements. Nominations are due on February 28. The awards are: Contributions to the Archives Profession Fellow Distinguished Service Award … Continue reading

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