Award Description and Criteria
James V. Mink was the first president of the Society of California Archivists, and a long-serving archivist at the University of California, Los Angeles. He was a passionate advocate of archival education. The scholarship promotes professional development and enables archival studies students or recent graduates to attend both the SCA Annual General Meeting and a pre-conference workshop.
All applicants must submit an application form, a brief (500 word) essay describing their professional goals/career in archives, a resume or CV, and a letter of recommendation from someone familiar with their goals in the archival profession. Additionally, applicants must meet one of the following criteria:
Scholarship recipients are required to write a brief article for the SCA Newsletter following the AGM, introducing themselves and describing their conference experience.
Application Form -- The application process for AGM 2023 is now open. Please send your application by Monday, January 29, 2024.
(Form ALERT: download and SAVE form before filling out, then fill out and submit via email. Do NOT fill out form in web browser. Problems? Please contact the Awards Chair.)
James V. Mink Scholarship Recipients:
2023 Rosa Peña
2022 Dieter Mackenbach
2021 Grace Muñoz
2020 Jiarui Sun
2019 Ashley Evans Bandy
2018 Jessica Tai
2017 Patricia Delara
2016 Mary Priest2015 Jessica Maddox
To contact the Awards Committee, please email the Committee Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org