The Judith Beale Scholarship promotes educational and professional development by providing students and archival professionals with funding to attend the Society of Florida Archivist Annual Meeting [May 8-11, Tallahassee]. Named in honor of professional archivist and Society of Florida Archivists member Judith Beale [d.2010], the scholarship pays tribute to Judith's boundless enthusiasm for the archives profession and her passion for working with students.
Qualified applicants must be current students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree OR new archives professionals [no more than five years in the field]. The applicant must be a current or new member of the Society of Florida Archivists. Special consideration will be given to students and individuals new to the profession in Florida. Exceptional applicants may also receive a stipend to help defray travel and lodging costs.
For more information, please visit the Beale Scholarship page on the Society of Florida Archivists' website.
Please direct inquiries and completed applications to LuAnn Mims at LAMimsy@gmail.com.
Deadline for all applications is Friday, March 23, 2018.