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Attend the NEA Spring 2017 Meeting with an NEA Scholarship

2016-12-15 12:33 PM | Michelle Romero

Did you know New England Archivists offers two scholarships to help support NEA members attend the annual spring meeting? Both scholarships cover the meeting registration fee (at the early-bird rate) and up to $300 towards travel and hotel expenses. 

The Meeting and Travel Scholarship (for non-student members only) 
The Susan J. Von Salis Student Meeting and Travel Scholarship (for student members only) 

Applications and supporting documentation must be submitted to the Representatives-at-large ( by January 15, 2017. 

This year's meeting, Changing Tides, will feature discussions of the many ways in which the archival profession and the world around us are shifting. In addition to thought-provoking and informative sessions on Friday and Saturday, we will offer two full-day workshops and NEA’s first born-digital boot camp on Thursday. Other highlights include a Day of Service at the Bourne Historical Society, exciting plenary talks by Michael Lesy and K.J. Rawson, and, when you need a break from networking, a quiet room where you can sit on a comfortable couch and take a few minutes for yourself. Come explore all that Cape Cod has to offer, even in the off-season. Sign up for a tour of a local institution, and spend your down time in downtown Hyannis where you’ll find countless restaurants, bars, and shops. 

NEA has reserved a block of rooms at The Resort and Conference Center at Hyannis. Call to reserve a room at the NEA special rate ($115/night): (866) 828-9111 or (508) 775-7775 (reference the NEA Meeting). 

SAVE THE DATE: Early-bird registration for the NEA Spring 2017 Meeting opens on January 16, 2017.

Be part of things in Hyannis: apply to one of the NEA meeting and travel scholarships.

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