Katie Vale Memorial Scholarship
The Katie Vale Memorial Scholarship is awarded annually to a woman attending the NERCOMP Annual Conference who demonstrates a passion for the role of technology in higher education and embodies the characteristics of an emerging leader. The recipient will come from a NERCOMP member institution. The scholarship memorializes Katie Vale, who had a great passion for the role of technology and its ability to transform learning and the essential functions of the institution. It honors her commitment to mentorship and professional development of women in the technology-related fields of academics, information technology, and libraries.
The scholarship includes the following:
- registration for both the synchronous and asynchronous 2021 online NERCOMP Annual Conference,
- registration for the 2022 in-person NERCOMP Annual Conference, including pre-conference seminars as well as lodging and travel expenses.
The recipient will be recognized at the NERCOMP 2021 Annual Conference, highlighted on the NERCOMP website, and featured in a NERCOMP press release.
The deadline for submissions is Friday, January 29th. The recipient will be notified by Monday, February 22nd.