Harrassowitz Charleston Conference Scholarship

HARRASSOWITZ Accepting Applications for the 2018 Charleston Conference Scholarship

June 15, 2018, Wiesbaden, Germany – HARRASSOWITZ, international booksellers and subscription agents, is pleased to offer once again a $1,000 scholarship to attend the Annual Charleston Conference that takes place November 6-10, 2017, in Charleston, SC. 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.

Pursuant to the 2018 Charleston Conference theme of “Oh Wind, if winter comes, can spring be far behind?”, applicants are asked to write an essay of no more than 1,000 words on the following topic:

What does “Oh Wind, if winter comes, can spring be far behind?” mean to libraries and vendors?

Essays should be sent to scholarship@harrassowitz.de by July 15, 2018 and should be accompanied by a one-page resume. HARRASSOWITZ will notify the winner of the scholarship on August 15,2018.

All applications will be acknowledged and will be reviewed by a panel of librarians. The scholarship must be used for the 2018 conference. Only applications from first-time Charleston attendees will be accepted.

All applicants will be notified of the results.


Established in 1872, HARRASSOWITZ is a global full-service subscription agent and bookseller headquartered in Wiesbaden, Germany, specializing in the distribution of e-content, periodicals, books, and music scores to academic and research libraries.



Contact Information:

Justin Clarke, Director of Sales and Marketing, North America

Email: jclarke@harrassowitz.de

Phone: (800) 348-6886 (US and Canada)

Fax: (800) 574-5732


Friedemann Weigel, Managing Partner – Director of Sales, Wiesbaden, Germany

Email: fweigel@harrassowitz.de

Telephone: +49 611 530 500

Fax: +49 611 530 560

In the US, phone (800) 348-6886, fax (800) 574-5732



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