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Catherine N Norton Fellowship

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an IBP member program

Academic Level:
Graduate Students (Masters)
Postdoc & Early Career

Cathy Norton (1941-2014) directed the MBLWHOI Library for nearly two decades as a true visionary in the area of information science. This fellowship celebrates her commitment to sharing knowledge and information, her ability to inspire, her “just do it” attitude, and her love of a challenge.

The fellowship covers approved expenses for students and early career librarians, archivists, data science professionals or scholars in the humanities or sciences. We encourage applicants to develop creative projects in Archives, Informatics, Collection Analysis, or Digital Collections with a Library mentor. Projects should be openly accessible, collaborative, innovative, connective, and laying the foundation for new scientific knowledge. Applicants can also select to work on an existing project for the Library. Please see the projects page for a full list of potential projects.

Interested individuals should complete the application and submit all additional information as described to the MBL Library Director

Applicants are asked to submit their materials by February 28th to be considered for the summer or fall, and August 1st to be considered for the winter or spring.
upcoming deadlineaccepts non-us citizens

Application Deadline: 2/28/2019

Participating Institution(s):
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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Information Sciences

Data Analysis
Library Science

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Page last updated 1/15/2019
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