If you are a member of New England Archivists, you are eligible to apply to one of our two scholarships to help support NEA members attend the Spring 2017 Meeting on Cape Cod. 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 (RepAtLarge@newenglandarchivists.org) by Sunday, January 15, 2017.
ABOUT THE NEA SPRING 2017 MEETING
Early-bird registration for the New England Archivists Spring 2017 Meeting opens Monday, January 16th.
Go online now to find the tentative schedule-at-a-glance for “Changing Tides” in Hyannis, Massachusetts and get ready to take part in a discussion 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, here will be:
-- two full-day workshops (Funding for Archives Work and the SAA Workshop on the Fundamentals of Project Management)
-- NEA’s first Born-Digital Boot Camp
-- a Day of Service at TWO locations: the Bourne Historical Society and the Sturgis Library in Barnstable
-- plenary talks by Michael Lesy and K.J. Rawson
BOOK YOUR ROOM NOW
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).
Be part of things in Hyannis: apply to one of the NEA meeting and travel scholarships.