P&C Award

Privacy and Confidentiality Award

The Privacy and Confidentiality (P&C) Section Committee is pleased to announce the establishment of an annual Privacy and Confidentiality Award. The award is intended to encourage engagement in privacy and confidentiality issues related to archives and will recognize individuals, groups, and organizations that advance the professional understanding of and practical approaches to such issues. The following are types of works and activities that may be considered:

  1. Scholarly written works (published or unpublished)
  2. Presentations or workshops
  3. Projects (internal and across organizations)
  4. Software development
  5. Policy and procedure development

The works and activities should be completed within the past two years. Submissions will be evaluated based on innovation, impact, and unique contribution to the area of Privacy & Confidentiality within the archives profession.


This award is open to all individuals, groups, or organizations.


$100 award (recipient(s) must have a valid US taxpayer identification number) and will be recognized at the P&C Section's annual meeting and featured on the P&C blog.

Selection Committee

The Privacy and Confidentiality Award Selection Committee will be made up of 3 members of the Privacy and Confidentiality Section Steering Committee.

If you have any questions, please send an email to SAAPrivacy@gmail.com.