The Purpose of SOHA is to provide a vehicle for communication among persons, programs, and institutions using oral testimony; to encourage cooperation among its members; to promote standards among oral historians, to foster an understanding of and use of oral history; to provide guidance to projects; to create educational programs and resources; to aid in securing financial funding for members' projects.
Grant Opportunities & Scholarships
2016 Mini-Grant Opportunity Deadline: January 29, 2016 Notice of Award: February 26, 2016The Southwest Oral History Association will award up to three mini-grants totaling $1500. Students, teachers, independent researchers, historical societies, archives, museums, and non-profits are encouraged to apply. First consideration is given to community-based projects on Arizona, New Mexico, Nevada, and California.
2016 SOHA Scholarships Deadlines: February 26, 2016 Notice of Awards: April 1, 2016The Southwest Oral History Association will award scholarships to oral historians and practitioners to attend the 2016 Oral History Association 50th anniversary conference scheduled for October 12-16 in Long Beach, California and co-sponsored by SOHA. Previous SOHA scholarship awardees are not eligible to apply two years in a row. There are two categories of scholarships:
MARK YOUR CALENDARS
2016 50th Anniversary Conference
Oral History Association October 12-16, 2016
Long Beach, CA Co-sponsored by the Southwest Oral History Association. For more information and the Call For Papers, please contact OHA
SOHA is a 501 (c) (3) non profit organization and donations are very much appreciated. Such donations are tax deductible in accordance with IRS Tax Code Section 170(c).
Thank You, 2015 SOHA Members and Donors! We appreciate the support of individual new members, renewing members, and donors, especially the Ak-Chin Indian Community and the HL Boyer Charitable Foundation. Your contributions make our oral history education and outreach possible!
Our Institutional Home
Please direct all SOHA correspondence to:
Southwest Oral History Association
University of Nevada Las Vegas
4505 S. Maryland Parkway Box 455020
Las Vegas, Nevada 89154-5020
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