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Call for nominations: Hamer Kegan Award

  • 1.  Call for nominations: Hamer Kegan Award

    Posted 6 days ago

    On behalf of the Philip M. Hamer and Elizabeth Hamer Kegan Award Committee, I invite you to submit nominations for the 2022 award. Please see the following announcement for more information.

     

    Society of American Archivists

    Philip M. Hamer and Elizabeth Hamer Kegan Award

     

    Please excuse cross-postings.

     

    The Philip M. Hamer and Elizabeth Hamer Kegan Award Subcommittee of the Society of American Archivists (SAA) seeks nominations for the 2022 year award.

     

    The Philip M. Hamer and Elizabeth Hamer Kegan Award recognizes an archivist, editor, group of individuals, or institution that has increased public awareness of a specific body of documents (which can be a specific archival collection or thematic aggregation) through compilation, transcription, exhibition, or public presentation of archives or manuscript materials for educational, instructional, or other public purpose. Work that has had an impact on a local, regional, national, and/or international level is welcomed.

     

    Recent winners include:

     

    Eligibility:

    Individual archivists and editors, groups of individuals, organizations. This award is open to nominees within and outside of the United States, and is not limited to SAA members.

     

    Prize:

    A certificate and a cash prize of $500.

     

    Application Deadline:

    All nominations shall be submitted to SAA by February 28, 2022 .

     

    For more information on this award, including the nomination form, please go to http://www2.archivists.org/governance/handbook/section12-hamer

    For more information on SAA awards and the nominations process, please go to https://www2.archivists.org/aboutsaa/awardsandscholarships.

    I know this one is 2022.



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    Elise Reynolds
    Lead Processing Archivist
    Church History Library
    Salt Lake City, UT
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