IGI Global Charleston Conference Scholarship

Scholarship Amount: $500

As a leading academic publisher of comprehensive research materials, IGI Global seeks to support the advancement of resources and services in academic libraries. As part of this initiative, we are proud to continue our Academic Librarian Sponsorship Program, which sponsors librarians’ attendance of the industry’s most important events.

In an ongoing effort to help librarians grow professionally and increase their understanding of the changing state of knowledge resources, IGI Global will award one librarian a $500 stipend for attendance of this year’s Charleston Conference.

To apply for this sponsorship opportunity, librarians are asked to submit a 250-word essay describing why they should be awarded the stipend by no later than Friday, October 18. The submission form can be found on our website at

Please direct any questions regarding the sponsorship to Ann Lupold, Promotions & Communications Assistant, at

Important Dates for 2014:

April 15 - Call for Papers Opens

April 30 - Call for Preconference Deadline

June 2 - Registration Opens

July 18 - Call for Papers Deadline (5:00 pm EST)

Aug 15 - JPDF Application Deadline

Sept 12 - Early Bird Registration Deadline

Sept 26 - Charleston Premiers Application Deadline