OPPORTUNITY: ARL Digital Scholarship Institute at Indiana University

The Association of Research Libraries has announced the opening of applications for its third ARL Digital Scholarship Institute, to take place July 30–August 3, 2018 at Indiana University. The Digital Scholarship Institute is a five-day, cohort-based opportunity for professionals in ARL member libraries who are new to digital scholarship and would like to develop their skills ...

OPPORTUNITY: Join the Wikimedia Foundation as an Open Web Fellow

The Wikimedia Foundation is accepting applications for the 2018–19 Open Web Fellowship program. From the announcement: The Open Web Fellowship program seeks to increase public awareness and understanding of internet policy issues, support and enable career paths in the internet policy and advocacy sectors, and celebrate and nurture a vibrant network of internet advocacy organization… ...

OPPORTUNITY: Apply Now for ADHO’s Travel Bursaries for DH2018

The Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO) is accepting applications for travel bursaries from students and young scholars for the 2018 Digital Humanities conference in Mexico City. [ADHO] makes bursary awards to 14 or more students and young scholars who have submissions accepted for presentation at the annual Digital Humanities international conference. These awards are ...

OPPORTUNITY: Mentors Needed for Spectrum Scholars

In a post on the ACRL Insider, David Connolly (ACRL) announced an opportunity for librarians to mentor a member of this year’s major cohort ALA Spectrum Scholar through the ACRL Dr. E.J. Josey Spectrum Scholar Mentor Program.  Mentors will be responsible for: contacting the Spectrum Scholar on a regular basis (averaging at least once a month is ...

OPPORTUNITY: ARL/SAA Mosaic Program II 2018-2019

The ARL/SAA Mosaic Program is now accepting applications for its 2018-2019 cohort.  The program, which provides “financial support, practical work experience, mentoring, career placement assistance, and leadership development to emerging professionals from traditionally underrepresented racial and ethnic minority groups,” is supported by a Laura Bush 21st Century Librarians Program from the IMLS. Applications are due on ...

OPPORTUNITY: NEH Summer Institute, The Book: Material Histories and Digital Futures

The NEH and Salt Lake Community College seek applicants for their 2018 summer institute, The Book: Material Histories and Digital Futures to “explore how the book’s evolving material qualities promote and circulate cultural knowledge” and “consider the present moment of the book’s evolution as a prologue to humanist innovation, as developing technologies, digital and multimodal, offer a host ...

OPPORTUNITY: 2018 DLF + DHSI Tuition Awards

DLF is now accepting applications for their DLF-DHSI Cross-Pollinator tuition fellowships to participate in the the 2018 Digital Humanities Summer Institute (DHSI) in Victoria, British Columbia. Participants from DLF member institutions are eligible for the award. The application requests the following information: contact information brief, one-paragraph bio a one-paragraph statement about how attending DHSI might expand your professional horizons, what you ...

OPPORTUNITY: Digital Scholarship Summer Internship

dSHARP, Carnegie Mellon University’s digital scholarship center, is offering an eight-week paid summer internship for those interested in working on pre-existing projects. From the announcement: The Summer Intern will be expected to work on two to four pre-existing projects during their tenure, with the projects determined based on how their skills and interests best match ...

OPPORTUNITY: Infrastructure and Capacity Building Challenge Grants

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Division of Preservation and Access is accepting applications for Infrastructure and Capacity Building Challenge Grants. These grants “aim to help institutions secure long-term support for their core activities and expand efforts to preserve and create access to outstanding humanities materials.” Potential proposal ideas include “the documentation of cultural heritage ...

OPPORTUNITY: 2017-2018 Kress GLAM Cross-Pollinator grants

Digital Library Federation (DLF) has announced that they are again partnering with the Kress Foundation, AIC (the American Institute for Conservation), ARLIS/NA (Art Libraries Society of North America), MCN (Museum Computer Network), and VRA (Visual Resources Association) to offer cross-pollinator grants to DLF-affiliated individuals to attend the annual conferences for AIC, ARLIS/NA, MCN, and VRA. Successful candidates will demonstrate a commitment to advancing ...

OPPORTUNITY: Tuition Fellowships Available for IIIF Workshop at DHSI 2018

The International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF) Consortium will offer five tuition fellowships to the workshop, “Introduction to IIIF: Sharing, Consuming, and Annotating the World’s Images,” scheduled for June 4–8 2018 at the Digital Humanities Summer Institute. To apply: Complete the Tuition Fellowship Application with the following information: Name Email address Organizational affiliation Brief one-paragraph bio ...