2014 Scholarships & Fellowships Recipients

  • Sarah Rebecca Reed Scholarship
    Gennie Gebhart
    University of Washington
    Information School
    Sarah Rebecca Reed Scholarship
    Pedro Gonzalez-Fernandez
    University of Maryland
    College of Information Studies
  • Blanche E. Woolls Scholarship for School Library Media Service
    Hailey Watkins
    Pratt Institute
    School of Information and Library Science
  • Frank B. Sessa Scholarship for Continuing Education of a Beta Phi Mu Member
    Hayley Johnson
    Nicholls State University’s Ellender Memorial Library
    For attending a workshop on “Program Development and Proposal Writing” offered by the American Grant Writers Association
  • Harold Lancour Scholarship for Foreign Study
    Katie McNirney
    UNC Chapel Hill
    For the study of digital libraries in Zambia and Malawi
  • Eugene Garfield Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship
    Rhiannon Gainor
    McGill University, Canada
    Dissertation Title: Measuring Competitive Intelligence Outcomes
    Eugene Garfield Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship
    Katherine Howard
    Queensland University of Technology, Australia
    Dissertation Title: The GLAM* Convergence: Implications for the education of Cultural Heritage Information Professionals in Australia
    (*Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums)

    Eugene Garfield Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship
    Aisha Johnson
    Florida State University
    Dissertation Title: Developing Southern Libraries to Influence the Life of the African-American User: An Exploratory, Archival Analysis
    Eugene Garfield Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship
    Lorraine Dong
    The University of Texas at Austin
    Dissertation Title: The Social Ecologies of Mental Institution Records
    Eugene Garfield Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship
    Amelia Acker
    University of California, Los Angeles
    Dissertation Title: Born-Networked Records: A History of the Short Message Service
    Eugene Garfield Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship
    Kyle Jones
    University of Wisconsin
    Dissertation Title: Any data we can get our hands on: A contextual study of learning analytics and related issues of student privacy
    Eugene Garfield Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship
    Kaitlin Costello
    University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill
    Dissertation Title: Investigating information seeking and disclosure in online support groups for chronic kidney disease