SFA is offering scholarships for selected students and archival professionals to attend the 2012 SFA annual meeting in Sarasota. The scholarship includes free registration at the SFA annual meeting plus a stipend in support of travel and lodging costs. Applicants can be undergraduate students, graduate students or professionals who need financial assistance to attend the SFA Conference. Special consideration will be given to graduate students and individuals new to the archives profession.
Applicants should submit:
1) A one-page letter describing applicant's interest in the scholarship and how it will contribute to their educational and/or career goals.
2) Résumé or curriculum vitae.
3) Students should submit a transcript of coursework completed and underway. Unofficial copies of transcripts are acceptable.
4) Letter of reference from a person with knowledge of the applicant's work or educational program.
All scholarship applications and supporting documents should be received no later than Friday, March 23, 2012 by e-mail to Erin.Santana@jmfamily.com or by mail to:
SFA Scholarship Committee
c/o JM Family Enterprises, Inc.
100 Jim Moran Boulevard, Mail Drop: JMFDF010
Deerfield Beach, FL 33442
Please visit http://www.florida-archivists.org/Annual-Meeting.php for more information about the conference.