Tuition does not cover transportation, housing, or meals. Housing information will be provided. Each student is responsible for obtaining transportation to the sessions and to his/her assigned internship. Each student must attend all ten days and all classes/activities within those ten days.
IMPORTANT : The application, resume, and the fee must be received by midnight on the day of the deadline. Late applications will not be considered.
Or the GAI application is available as a PDF form that can be printed and mailed with your application fee. Mail to Georgia Archives Institute, Post Office Box 574, Decatur, Georgia, 30013. We accept checks and money orders with mailed applications.
The following organizations offer tuition scholarships to the Institute. Please contact these institutions for information and application deadlines, which may be different from the application deadline for the Institute.
- The Society of Georgia Archivists, https://soga.wildapricot.org/, awards the Carroll Hart Scholarship.
- The Friends of Georgia Archives and History, www.fogah.org, offers the Sarah O. Dunaway Scholarship.
- Georgia Public Library Service, https://georgialibraries.org, see bit.ly/2020GAI for more details.
- Georgia Historical Records Advisory Council, https://www.georgiaarchives.
org/documents/GAI.pdf to apply. Available to an employee or volunteer at a local government repository, preference given to an applicant from an under-served community; tuition, travel and accommodations.
Individuals must apply separately to the Georgia Archives Institute and to the scholarship organizations. Do not send scholarship applications to the Georgia Archives Institute.