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From: Kayla Orta <[log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>>
Subject: Call for Student Applications: 2017 Summer Institute on Conducting Archival Research
Date: January 12, 2017 at 6:14:14 PM GMT
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Dear Professor Kierner,

The Woodrow Wilson Center is now accepting applications for the 2017 Summer Institute on Conducting Archival Research.  We would greatly appreciate if you would kindly forward the below description and attached flyer on to Ph.D. students within your department, who may be interested in applying.

We look forward to the possibility of receiving applications from your students!

Thank you in advance,

Kayla

Kayla Orta
History and Public Policy Program
Office | 202.691.4238





The Summer Institute on Conducting Archival Research (SICAR) is a four-day seminar in which Ph.D. students receive training in conducting archival research from world-class faculty, researchers, archivists, and publishers.


The History and Public Policy Program and the GW Cold War Group now welcome applications for the 2017 Summer Institute from Ph.D. students from the US and abroad working on international relations and modern history in a variety of disciplines, including history, government and politics, sociology, anthropology, and public policy, as well as area and regional studies. Preference will be given to students who have defended their dissertation proposal and who are about to embark on archival research.

The 2017 workshop will be held during the week of May 29-June 2. All sessions will be held at the Wilson Center in downtown Washington, DC<https://www.wilsoncenter.org/directions-to-the-wilson-center>. Student participants are required to attend all sessions. (Exact schedule TBA).

The deadline for applications for the 2017 program is Wednesday, February 1, 2017. All materials must be received by 11:59 p.m. EST.

For more information and to learn how to apply to the program, please see the attached flyer or visit:https://www.wilsoncenter.org/article/apply-for-the-2017-summer-institute-conducting-archival-research.