UK winners of ARA Conference bursaries announced

The names of the ten ARA members who have been awarded full bursaries toattend the 2013 ARA Conference in Cardiff, have been announced

They are: Alison Kay, Joanne Wishart, Karen Stapley, Emma Down, Ruth Kusionowicz, Emily Weeks, Elizabeth Sykes,  Sandra Hicklin, Shanine Salmon and Sarah Winning.

shaninesalmon 249x118Shanine, from Lambeth Palace Library (left) says: ‘I am so pleased to be a recipient of this year’s ARA bursary. I have heard many good things about previous conferences and one of my archival interests is ethics, in particular the ethics of receiving deposits as archival material becomes digital, and I would have been absolutely gutted to miss out on what looks an interesting and useful conference’.




lizsykes 261x187Liz Sykes from the Together Trust (left) says: “I’m delighted to have received a bursary from the ARA to attend this year’s conference in Cardiff. I’m really looking forward to meeting fellow professionals and preparing to be inspired by new ideas.”







 Bursaries to ARA overseas members will be announced shortly.