Applications now open for 2017 ALI

Are you looking for a way to recharge your professional life? Consider applying to the 2017 Archives Leadership Institute

Berea College Archives Receives $243,954 Grant to Host Archives Leadership Institute

The Berea College Archives has been selected to develop and host the Archives Leadership Institute for three years, 2016 – 2018 by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

The 2015 ALI Cohort

The Archives Leadership Institute is proud to announce its ALI15 cohort!

Are you looking to recharge your professional life?

“It was an amazing, career-changing experience. I feel so much more prepared now to carry out not only special projects but also my ordinary, daily responsibilities. I feel like I now have the tools to try new approaches to solve problems--these aren't ‘problems’ anymore; they're opportunities.” - ALI13 Cohort Member

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Call for Applicants: ALI 2017

Call for Applicants:
2017 Archives Leadership Institute at Berea College
“Leaders emerge according to their ability to carry out activities 
that move the profession forward.”  (A*CENSUS, p. 408)

  • Are you looking for a way to recharge your professional life?
  • Do you crave a challenge that will empower you to affect change?
  • Would you like to expand your network of peers while building relationships that will impact you for the rest of your career?

The Archives Leadership Institute (ALI) is a dynamic program that provides advanced leadership training and mentorship for 25 innovative archival leaders, giving them the knowledge and tools to transform the profession in practice, theory and attitude.  

Applications for the 2017 program are now open and will close on November 30, 2016. Details about the application process and what characteristics the ideal ALI participant has can be found at www.archivesleadershipinstitute.org/p/apply.html. Participants selected as the 2017 Cohort will be notified by the end of January 2017.

The Archives Leadership Institute has been funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) since 2008 and was held at the University of Wisconsin Madison until 2012 and at Luther College from 2013 to 2015.  The Institute will be held at Berea College for the next three years.

The 2017 Institute will be held June 25 - July 1, 2017.  The program will begin Sunday evening and finish by noon on the following Saturday.  Participants must attend the entire Institute.

If you have any questions, please visit www.archivesleadershipinstitute.org or contact Rachel Vagts at <director@archivesleadershipinstitute.org>.
    Learn more about who should apply, the expectations of ALI participants, and how the application process works: www.archivesleadershipinstitute.org/p/apply.html