More Booksellers Head to Winter Institute on Scholarships

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Following the announcement of the 72 publisher-sponsored scholarships awarded to member booksellers to attend the American Booksellers Association’s 2019 Winter Institute, a handful of additional booksellers have been named scholarship winners:

As part of the Carla Gray Memorial Scholarship, Nolan will receive up to $1,000 to cover travel and hotel for attendance at Winter Institute and up to $1,000 for attendance at her region’s fall trade show in 2019. She is also using a $1,000 grant to create a four- to six-week intern position, for which Nolan and Skylight will hire and train a bookseller from a historically marginalized community.

In addition, BooksellersNZ, the booksellers association of New Zealand, is sending two booksellers to Winter Institute:

The 14th annual Winter Institute will be held January 22–25, 2019, at the Albuquerque Convention Center in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The event is sponsored by Ingram Content Group and publishers large and small. Questions about Wi14 can be sent to winterinstitute@bookweb.org.