Scholarships

COSUGI and SirsiDynix are pleased to offer sholarships to attend the COSUGI Conference. Both scholarships require the applicant to be a COSUGI member. 

 

We are now accepting applications for scholarships!

 

COSUGI First Time Attendee Scholarship

This award is designed to allow COSUGI members who have never attended a COSUGI conference, the opportunity to attend the annual conference. Winners will receive a complimentary registration (lunches included), reimbursement toward travel to and from the conference destination (up to $300), and three hotel room nights at the conference hotel. The winner shall be awarded the scholarship based on the member’s community participation, benefit to the member and the member’s institution, and financial need.
 
Please click here for the application.  All applications must be recieved by December 15, 2017.
 

Previous Scholarship Awardees:

 2015 Scholarship Awardee: Danielle Cossarini, Selkirk College Library, Castlegar, British Columbia
 2016 Scholarship Awardee: Sara Ramezani, Cabell County Public Library, Huntington, WV
 2017 Scholarship Awardee: Chadd Niles of Arrowhead Library System in Mountain Iron, MN

 

SirsiDynix Sponsored Attendee Scholarship 

This award is designed to allow COSUGI members who may need financial assistance to attend the COSUGI conference. Winners will receive reimbursement for conference registration (lunches included), reimbursement toward air travel to and from the conference destination from points of origin within North America, and three hotel room nights at the conference hotel. In exchange for the scholarship, winners must attend the conference and present one program session of their choosing, approved by the COSUGI Conference Selection Committee that will benefit SirsiDynix Users.  The program may be on any topic excepting presentations about products that directly compete with SirsiDynix products.

 

Please click here for the application.  All applications must be recieved by December 15, 2017.


 Previous Scholarship Awardees:
 2015 Scholarship Awardee: Alexandra Felton, Cochise College Libraries, Sieera Vista, AZ
 2016 Scholarship Awardee: Lynn Bissonnette, Universite de Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
 2017 Scholarship Awardee: Margie Maxfield Huth, Tarleton State University Libraries,
                                                                          Stephenville,TX
                                                                                and
                                       Chris Magnusson of Arrowhead Library System in Mountain Iron, MN