Award is now open!
The Pinkett Award was established in 1993 and recognizes and
acknowledges minority graduate students, such as those of African,
Asian, Latino or Native American descent, who, through scholastic and
personal achievement, manifest an interest in becoming professional
archivists and active members of the Society of American Archivists.
The recipients of the award will receive full complimentary
registration to the SAA Annual Meeting and related expenses for hotel
and travel for attending the Joint Annual Meeting of CoSA, NAGARA, and SAA in Washington, D.C. in August 2014.
In addition, each recipient receives a complimentary one-year membership in SAA.
Eligibility: The Pinkett is awarded to minority students, with
preference given to full-time students possessing a minimum scholastic
grade point average of 3.5 while enrolled in a graduate program
focusing on archival management during the academic year proceeding
the date on which the award is given.
For more details or to download the application form please visit:
The deadline to apply is February 28, 2014.