Scholarship for Librarians and IT professionals

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Номын санч буюу мэдээллийн ажилтанууд, Мэдээллийн технологийн мэргэжилтэнүүдэд зориулсан гадаад, дотоодын тэтгэлэгт хөтөлбөрүүдийн мэдээлэл энд байрлана.

– Post-Graduate Scholarships in Web 2.0
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: Access to Learning Award (ATLA) 2009

— Dr Judith Wusteman
UCD School of Information and Library Studies
University College Dublin Belfield
Dublin 4 Ireland
Tel: +353 1 716 7612
Fax: +353 1 716 1161
URL: http://www.ucd.ie/wusteman/
[IFLA-L] Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: Access to Learning Award (ATLA) 2009

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is inviting applications from libraries and organisations with a mandate to provide public access to information to apply for the Access to Learning Award (ATLA) 2009.

The award recognizes excellence and innovation in public libraries and similar institutions in providing access to information through the use of computers and the Internet, at no cost to the user. The recipient will receive a prize of US$1 million.

The 2009 brochures (in Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish), application form and further information are now available from
www.gatesfoundation.org/GlobalDevelopment/GlobalLibraries/AccessLearningAward/

Please note : the closing date for the 2008 award is 31 October 2008.

If you, or any of your contacts, have any questions please contact ATLA at

ATLA Administrator
email:

Carol Priestley
Director
Network for Information & Digital Access (NIDA)

37/39 Ludlow Road, London, W5 1NX, UK
Tel: 44 (0)20 8997 3274
Web: http://www.nida-net.org/

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1. Post-Graduate Scholarships in Web 2.0 (Judith Wusteman)

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* (bit old, but you might be interested in it. GGN)

Message: 1
Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2007 13:19:47 +0100
From: Judith Wusteman
Subject: [oss4lib-discuss] Post-Graduate Scholarships in Web 2.0
To: xml4lib@webjunction.org, web4lib@webjunction.org,
oss4lib-discuss@lists.sourceforge.net

Applications are invited for one PhD scholarship (3 years) and one MSc
scholarship (2 years) at UCD Dublin. To commence September 1st 2007.

Project Title: OJAX++: A Next-Generation Collaborative Research Tool

Funding Agency: Science Foundation Ireland

Project Details:
The aim of the proposed research is to investigate how concepts from the
Social Web and recommender technology can be applied to the research
environment in order to facilitate dynamic collaboration and the sharing
of ideas among researchers. It will be illustrated via the creation of
OJAX++, a next-generation collaborative research tool, using Web 2.0
technologies such as Web Services, Ajax, collaborative tagging and
recommender functionality.

PhD studentship:
Topic: Social Web
Requirements:
* Honours degree (preferably first class or 2.1) in Computer Science or
related field.
* Or honours degree (preferably first class or 2.1) in another subject
plus relevant technical experience (eg Web technology, JavaScript, Ajax,
Java, Ruby or Python)
Stipend: ?17,000 per annum (with increase in year 3) plus (EU) fees.
Contact: Dr Judith Wusteman, School of Information and Library Studies
(SILS)
UCD Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland.
judith.wusteman@ucd.ie

MSc studentship
Topic: Recommender technology
Requirements: Honours degree (preferably first class or 2.1) in Computer
Science or a related field.
Stipend: ?17,000 per annum, plus (EU) fees.
Contact: Dr Lorraine McGinty, School of Computer Science and Informatics
UCD Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland.
lorraine.mcginty@ucd.ie

For further project details: See
http://www.ucd.ie/wusteman/OJAX/OJAX++furtherDetails.doc

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One Response to “Scholarship for Librarians and IT professionals”

  1. Oluwabiyi Modupe Says:

    PHD scholarship for Librarians


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