The Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) invites you to explore a career in Art Libraries through a number of opportunities that assist graduate students in networking and gaining professional experience. The ARLIS/NA Annual Conference provides attendees myriad opportunities to connect with colleagues from around the world, to learn about innovative projects and practices, and to engage in discussion about current trends and issues of most concern to our profession and the internship aims to represent the multifaceted nature of the field of art librarianship and image management by providing internship opportunities to students currently enrolled in, or having completed within the last 12 months, a graduate program in library science, art history, architectural history, architecture, studio art, or museum studies.
Provides funding for a student to attend the ARLIS/NA Conference in Fort Worth Texas, March 19-23: http://arlisna.org/fortworth2015/ and a mentor from the ARLIS/NA Diversity Committee, who will facilitate the recipient's attendance at the Conference, will be assigned to the recipient of the award prior to the Conference. The recipient will write a brief post-conference report evaluating her/his conference experience for the ARLIS/NA Update Diversity column. The award includes $1000 to used for expenses related to attendance at the conference: ARLIS/NA student membership, conference registration, travel, lodging, etc. Apply online at http://www.arlisna.org/about/awards-honors/172-student-diversity-award-f... by November 30, 2014 (11:59pm EST)!
2015 ARLIS/NA Wolfgang M. Freitag Internship Award
ARLIS/NA accepts applications for its annual Internship Award each fall. This award provides financial support for students preparing for a career in art or architecture librarianship or visual resources curatorship via a grant of $3,000 to support a 150 hour internship in an art or architecture related setting such as a library, archive, or visual resources collection. This internship aims to represent the multifaceted nature of our field by providing internship opportunities to students currently enrolled in, or having completed within the last 12 months, a graduate program in library science, art history, architectural history, architecture, studio art, or museum studies. Applicants must have completed at least 10 credits of their graduate coursework before the application deadline. Apply online at http://www.arlisna.org/about/awards-honors/68-internship-award by December 15, 2014!