Archive for the ‘scholarships’ Category

Newberry Announces Fellowship

Friday, October 5th, 2012

The Newberry Library, whose collections have inspired many type designers and design historians, is announcing the deadline for its $2000 Wineburg fellowship. They have a ready-to-post flyer. Application deadline is January 15.

$2000 scholarship opportunity from NCC/ABAA

Sunday, April 19th, 2009

The Northern California Chapter [NCC] of the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association of America [ABAA] has announced that it will fund a $2000 educational scholarship for the summer/fall of 2009.

The scholarship is open to all participants in things bibliophilic, whether as a vocation or avocation, with applicant submissions due by 4 May 2009.  Awardee selection & notification will be completed by 15 May.

This scholarship is intended to contribute funding towards the awardee’s tuition/travel/lodging, Summer/Fall 2009, for one course at any one of the following educational facilities:

  • California Rare Book School (Los Angeles)
  • Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar (Colorado Springs)
  • Rare Book School (Charlottesville)

Those interested in applying for the scholarship should send an email to for specific application details / scholarship terms, which will be sent, as a Word document attachment, by return email, the dispatch of which will be via group (instead of individual) responses, on Mondays & Fridays, as needed, throughout the application period.

— Paul Razzell