Society of Southwest Archivists
MAC is soliciting applications for the 2024 Archie Motley Memorial Scholarship for Students of Color (
http://www.midwestarchives.org/motley). The scholarship is designed to provide financial assistance to students of color pursuing graduate education in archival administration and to encourage ethnic diversification of the MAC membership and of the archival profession. Two $1,500 scholarships, accompanied by one-year memberships to MAC, will be awarded.
To be eligible for a scholarship, the applicant must be of African/African American, American Indian/Indigenous, Arab/Middle Eastern, Asian/Asian American, Latinx, or Pacific Islander descent; must be a student currently enrolled in or accepted in a graduate, multicourse program in archival administration; and must have a grade point average of at least 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) in their academic program. If the program is not listed in the SAA Directory of Archival Education, http://www2.archivists.org/dae, the applicant must provide proof of the multicourse standard by submitting copies of course descriptions from the institution’s current departmental catalog.
Applications are due March 1, 2024 and must include the following documents:
Completed applications should be sent to:
Curator of Modern Literature & Manuscripts
The Ohio State University
Applications must be received by March 1, 2024.
Awards will be announced no later than June 3, 2024.
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