Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
159
Days
March 1 2021
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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Archie Motley Memorial Scholarship for Minority Students

Description

Purpose: To provide financial assistance to minority students pursuing graduate education in archival administration and to encourage ethnic diversification of the Midwest Archives Conference and of the archival profession as a whole. The award includes scholarship of $750 and complimentary 1-year membership to MAC. The applicant must be a student of African, American Indian, Asian or Pacific Islander, or Latinx descent and currently enrolled in a graduate, multi-course program in archival administration or accepted into such a program for the next academic year. The applicant must also be either a resident of the MAC region or registered in a qualified program, onsite or online, that is based in the MAC region.

Amount Details

$750
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkRestricted by race for Black, Hispanic, Asian/Pacific Islander or American Indian/Alaska Native students
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Museum Studies

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Contact Rebekah McFarland
Chair, Archie Motley Memorial Scholarship for Students of Color
rmcfarland@slw.org