Swets announces 2013 Annual Charleston Conference Scholarship

For the sixth year in a row, Swets is announcing their $1,000 scholarship contest to award the winning applicant attendance to the 2013 Annual Charleston Conference, taking place November 6-9, 2013. Applicants are asked to complete an essay of no more than 1,000 words on the following topic: “In the past we’ve always heard you need to do more with less. However, the new mantra seems to be to do less with less. To which do you adhere and why? Please address what information/metrics/services are essential and what can be eliminated?”

In order to apply, submit an email including your essay and brief curriculum vita to swetsscholarships@us.swets.com by September 3, 2013. All applicants will be notified via email of the status of their submission. Scholarship money must be used to attend the 2013 Annual Charleston Conference. Entries will be reviewed by a committee comprised of:

Katina Strauch, Head of Collection Development, College of Charleston

Chuck Hamaker, Associate University Librarian for Collections & Technical Services, University of North Carolina – Charlotte

Kristin McNally, Marketing Manager, Swets

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