MARA Blog: Scholarships


MARA Blog: Scholarships


2024 NAGARA Annual Conference – Now Accepting Travel Scholarship Applications
Applications are due by April 1, 2024

2024 NAGARA Annual Conference

Published: February 20, 2024 by Andy Wiegert

The Travel Scholarship application is now open, and NAGARA is accepting applications through Monday, April 1, 2024. If you have never attended a NAGARA Annual Conference before, then don’t miss out on this opportunity to apply! Visit our Travel Scholarship web page to learn more, prepare your application materials, and apply! Travel Scholarship link:


Josephine Forman Scholarship Opportunity
Submission deadline - February 28, 2024 at 11:59 PM CST (Midnight)

Published: January 15, 2024 by Andy Wiegert

The Josephine Forman Scholarship provides financial support to minority students pursuing graduate education in archival science, encourages students to pursue a career as an archivist, and promotes the diversification of the American archives profession. The scholarship is given to applicants who demonstrate excellent potential for scholastic and personal achievement and who manifest a commitment both to the archives profession and to advancing diversity concerns within it.


Upcoming Society of American Archivist Opportunity
Become a Navigator

Published: July 19, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp

 Attention all attendees of the 2021 virtual Annual Meeting of the Society of American Archivists!

We are currently experiencing a shortage of Navigators for the 2021 Virtual Navigator Program!

Do you want to help a colleague get oriented with attending SAA? Please consider signing up to be a Navigator.…


15 Scholarships with Approaching Deadlines

Published: January 22, 2017 by Anna Maloney

If January means the start of the spring semester, then February and March mean scholarship deadlines. As we approach the commencement of classes on Thursday, now is the perfect time for students to prepare their scholarship applications. The following list of scholarships offered by regional professional associations is a good start: