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HARRASSOWITZ Announces 2012 Charleston Conference Scholarship

HARRASSOWITZ to offer $1,000 scholarship to attend the 2012 XXXII Annual Charleston Conference.

Wiesbaden, Germany  ()

HARRASSOWITZ, international booksellers and subscription agents, is pleased once again to offer a $1,000 scholarship to attend the Annual Charleston Conference that takes place November 7-10, 2012 in Charleston, SC. This year the scholarship is to be awarded to a librarian or paraprofessional who is currently working in a library and who has not yet attended a Charleston Conference.

In line with the 2012 Charleston Conference theme of "Accentuate the Positive", applicants are asked to write an essay of no more than 1,000 words on the following topic:

How can libraries and vendors ‘accentuate the positive'?

Essays should be sent to by July 31, 2012 and should be accompanied by a one-page resume. HARRASSOWITZ will notify the winner of the scholarship on August 15, 2012.

All applications will be acknowledged and will be reviewed by a panel of librarians. The scholarship must be used for the 2012 conference. Only applications from first-time Charleston attendees will be accepted.

All applicants will be notified of the results.

For more information on the Charleston Conference, registration and this year's program, please visit


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