AWARDS


 

AWARD DESCRIPTIONS

Due date for all awards extended to Tuesday, February 10, 2015.

Champion Award
A $500 award and conference travel grant to attend the NASIG conference, covering costs of registration, three nights lodging, and travel within North America. 

Birdie MacLennan Award
Awards for promising mid-career information professionals, covering cost of conference registration, three nights lodging, and travel within North America. Recipients will also be interviewed for an article to appear in the NASIG newsletter.

John Merriman Joint NASIG/UKSG Award
The NASIG member awardee is provided $3000 to support the travel to the UKSG conference and accommodations for the duration of the conference. The registration, three nights lodging, and travel within North America for the NASIG awardee to attend the NASIG Annual Conference is also covered.  The purpose of this conference-swap is for people working at a practical level in e-resource management to learn and share experience at the UKSG and NASIG annual conferences.

Marcia Tuttle International Award
A $3,000 grant for an individual working in the serials information chain to fund appropriate activities in fostering international communication and education.

John Riddick Student Grant
Grants for qualifying students to attend the NASIG annual conference, covering cost of registration, three nights lodging, and travel within North America.

NASIG Conference Mexican Student Grant / ConcesiĆ³n Mexicana del Estudiante de la Conferencia NASIG
A grant for one qualifying Mexican student to attend the NASIG annual conference, covering cost of registration, lodging, and travel to the annual conference.

Horizon Award
Awards for promising new serials professionals, covering cost of conference registration, three nights lodging, and travel within North America. Recipients will also be invited to serve on a NASIG committee.

Serials Specialist Award
Awards for promising paraprofessionals, covering cost of conference registration, three nights lodging, and travel within North America.

Fritz Schwartz Serials Education Scholarship
A $3,000 scholarship and conference travel grant for a graduate student demonstrating excellence in scholarship and the potential for accomplishments in a serials career.

Rose Robischon Scholarship
A scholarship awarded to a serials professional lacking funds for travel. The scholarship covers the cost of conference registration, three nights lodging, and travel within North America.

 

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