Awards and Scholarships

The Society of American Archivists annually recognizes leaders and achievers in the field of archives. SAA offers a variety of professional recognitions and financial assistance through an awards competition, student scholarships, and the naming of Fellows.

Do you know of an individual or organization that has made an outstanding contribution to the archives profession? Or promoted greater public awareness of archives? Have you published a groundbreaking book, written an outstanding article, or developed an innovative finding aid? Do you need financial assistance to attend a professional conference or graduate school? Click on the links below to learn more about SAA's twenty different recognitions and to nominate a deserving colleague—or yourself!  

The deadline for submitting a nomination or application is February 28. Nominators/applicants are apprised of the selection committee's decision in May. Awards are officially presented during the SAA Annual Meeting in August.