Category Archives: Awards

Nominations for the Thornton W. Mitchell Service Award

Established in 2003, the Thornton W. Mitchell Service Award seeks to recognize an individual who has demonstrated outstanding service to the archival profession in the state of North Carolina by promoting public awareness, appreciation, or support of cultural heritage institutions, … Continue reading

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Applications for the Michelle Francis Scholarship

The purpose of the Michelle Francis Scholarship is to provide SNCA members access to professional development opportunities by attending the annual SNCA conference. This award provides assistance with travel and conference fees and defers costs associated with attending the conference. … Continue reading

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Jackson Student Scholarship Applications

Contributed by Amy McDonald SNCA’s Education Committee is now accepting applications for C. David Jackson Memorial Student Scholarship for the upcoming 2017 conference to be held in Asheville in March 2017.  Applications must be received by Friday, January 20, 2017. … Continue reading

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Congratulations to the 2016 Williams Award and Jackson Scholarship Recipients

Contributed by Amy McDonald The SNCA Education Committee is pleased to announce the recipients of the Gene J. Williams Student Paper Award and the C. David Jackson Memorial Student Scholarship for this year. Holly Croft is the recipient of this year’s … Continue reading

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Applications for SNCA Awards for Students

Contributed by Amy McDonald The SNCA Education Committee is now accepting applications for the Gene J. Williams Student Paper Award and the C. David Jackson Memorial Student Scholarship. Applications for both awards must be received by Friday, January 15, 2016. Recipients … Continue reading

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Atkins Library to Offer Free Digitization Consulting Services

Contributed by Dawn Schmitz The J. Murrey Atkins Library at UNC Charlotte has received a third and final year of funding to complete its digitization project, Living Charlotte: The Postwar Development of a New South City. With a $100,000 grant … Continue reading

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UNC Health Sciences Library Launches North Carolina History of Health Digital Collection

Contributed by Dawne Lucas The Health Sciences Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is proud to announce the debut of the North Carolina History of Health Digital Collection database. This database consists of books, journals, reports, … Continue reading

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Council of Independent Colleges’ Consortium on Digital Resources for Teaching and Learning

Contributed by Gwen Erickson Guilford College has been selected to participate in the Council of Independent Colleges’ Consortium on Digital Resources for Teaching and Learning.  A generous grant from the Andrew E. Mellon Foundation provides two years of full funding … Continue reading

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Wake Forest University Special Collections & Archives receives LSTA EZ Digitization Grant

Special Collections & Archives at Wake Forest University recently received a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) EZ Digitization Grant to digitize archival material that is part of the North Carolina Baptist Historical Collection. Nearly 100 linear ft. of original … Continue reading

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Grant will improve access to history collection at ECU’s Laupus Library

Contributed by Dale Sauter A grant from the State Library of North Carolina will aid in improving accessibility to historical archives housed in an East Carolina University library.  The State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of … Continue reading

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