The Oregon State University / Code4lib Minority Scholarship will provide up
to $1000 to cover travel costs and conference fees for one qualified
attendee to the 2008 Code4lib conference (February 25-28 in Portland, OR).
To qualify for this scholarship, an applicant must be a member of a
principal minority group (American Indian or Alaskan native, Asian or
Pacific Islander, African-American, or Hispanic / Latino).
Applications will be judged by the scholarship committee on a combination of
merit and need. The recipient of the scholarship will be asked to write-up a
trip report of the conference.
To apply, please send an email to [log in to unmask] with the
1) A brief letter of interest, including statement of need (also, please
indicate your eligibility in the letter)
2) A resume
3) Contact information of two professional or academic references
Applications should be received no later than January 21, 2008.
The successful candidate will be contacted no later than January 30, 2008.
More information on the code4lib conference can be found at
This information is also posted to the code4lib.org website at
Head, Emerging Technologies and Services
121 The Valley Library, Oregon State University
Corvallis OR 97331-4501
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