Paul ReynoldsLIANZA and the National Library of New Zealand offer the Paul Reynolds scholarship, an award in honour of the inspirational internet pioneer and media commentator.

The scholarship, worth a minimum of $5000, enables the successful applicant to research or develop specialist digital knowledge or experience at an overseas institution.

To be eligible applicants need to be currently working in the digital space, in or for the New Zealand Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums (GLAM) sector.

Applications for the 2011 award have closed. The submissions are being judged and the successful applicant will be announced in September 2011.

This scholarship is established from donations made by the National Library of New Zealand and friends of Paul Reynolds. The donations are held in trust by LIANZA.

Read about the scholarship’s criteria and conditions on lianza.org.nz