Bibliography Among the Disciplines Conference – Scholarships

Rare Book School is grateful for the support of the Bibliographical Society of America, the Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, and the Caxton Club in providing scholarship assistance for attendance at the Bibliography Among the Disciplines conference. To be considered for the following named scholarships, please select the scholarship and travel support request options on the conference registration form. In the “Additional Information” box, you may indicate your qualification(s) for specific named scholarships. Additional general scholarship support is also available. Scholarships are available on a rolling basis; recipients will be notified via email.

The following named scholarships are available:

Bibliographical Society of America Scholarships (10 awards)

Awarded to students and early-career scholars who demonstrate both financial need and a keen interest in pursuing bibliographical research. The scholarships cover all conference registration and workshop fees, and include support for travel and housing.

Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia Scholarships (5 awards)

Awarded to current undergraduate or graduate students at the University of Virginia. The scholarships cover all conference registration fees, attendance at one conference workshop, the Sunday brunch, and include support for travel and housing.

Caxton Club Scholarship (1 award)

Awarded to a graduate student currently enrolled at a Midwestern university (Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, or Wisconsin) who demonstrates a strong interest in one of the following areas: bibliography, book arts, history of the book, library studies, print culture studies, and/or zines. Priority will be given to graduate students who will be presenting at the conference, but who lack sufficient funding to cover the cost of attending it. The scholarship covers all conference registration and workshop fees, and includes support for travel and housing.