Gale Cengage Learning Charleston Conference Scholarship

Scholarship Amount: $1,000
Application Deadline: August 22, 2014

Gale, a part of Cengage Learning, is pleased to offer a $1,000 travel scholarship to attend the 2014 Charleston Conference. The scholarship will be awarded to a librarian who was or is currently working at an academic library. Applicants are asked to write an essay between 1,000 and 1,500 words on the following topic:


“What is the best way for library resources to be integrated into the university or college curriculum, and how, in your opinion, could this be achieved?”


Essays, along with a one-page resume, should be sent to Jennifer Albers-Smith at by August 22, 2014 and will be reviewed by a panel consisting of Nader Qaimari, SVP Sales and Marketing, Gale; Jennifer Albers-Smith, Marketing Director, Gale; and Glenda Alvin, Assistant Director of Administrative Collection Management, Tennessee State University.  We will announce the scholarship winner on September 5, 2014. The scholarship must be used for the 2014 Charleston Conference.