The following announcement was written by the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (more commonly known as SLIG):
SLIG is pleased to announce that applications are currently being accepted for the following scholarships:
UGA Jimmy B. Parker Scholarship: Named in honor of Jimmy B. Parker, this full- tuition scholarship is awarded to someone who has “demonstrated commitment to genealogical excellence and community involvement.” Full details here.
Laura G. Prescott SLIG Scholarship: This scholarship was created by friends and colleagues in honor of Laura G. Prescott (1958-2018) and her passion for genealogical education, this scholarship awards full tuition and hotel accommodations to SLIG, SLIG Academy, or SLIG Virtual. Full details here.
SLIG Scholarship for First-Time Institute Attendees: Created in 2016, this scholarship is awarded to students who have never previously attended an institute program and who wish to elevate their education to new heights. Full details here.
SLIG Intermediate Foundation Scholarship: This scholarship provides full tuition to the SLIG Virtual Intermediate Foundations course. Targeted to institute attendees who desire to strengthen their research knowledge and skills at an intermediate level, in preparation for future institute courses. Full details here.
Deadlines: Applications for all four scholarships are due no later than June 1, 2021. Winners will be announced after July 1, 2021.
Complete details for each of these opportunities and information about scholarships available through other organizations may be found at SLIG.ugagenealogy.org.