Applications are currently being accepted for the Joan Mitchell Travel Grant at the Laurier Archives, Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo Ontario. The travel grant will support a graduate student or established scholar who wishes to travel to the Laurier Archives to conduct research. For more information on the grant, please visit: https://library.wlu.ca/research-materials/archives#tab-travel-award. The application deadline is: December 2, 2016.
The Laurier Archives has recently opened a number of new archival collections documenting music in Canada including the papers of contralto Maureen Forrester, composer Alfred Kunz, the Royal Canadian College of Organists, and the new music society NUMUS. The new collections build on our existing collections documenting sacred music in the Lutheran Church.