The Outreach Committee of the Association for Recorded Sound Collections (ARSC) posts the following message. If you have any questions, please click on the link or e-mail address below. -- ARSC CONFERENCE TRAVEL GRANTS -- Application Deadline: January 16, 2009 The Association for Recorded Sound Collections is now accepting applications for ARSC Conference Travel Grants to be awarded in 2009. Grant recipients are awarded: -- complimentary registration for the entire ARSC Annual Conference -- gratis registration for the Pre-Conference Tour of the new Library of Congress National Audio-Visual Conservation Center, and -- reimbursement up to US$750 to defray the expenses of transportation and lodging. The grant requirements are detailed here: http://www.arsc-audio.org/conference/pdf/travelgrants2009.doc For more information, please e-mail: [log in to unmask] The Association for Recorded Sound Collections is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation and study of sound recordings -- in all genres of music and speech, in all formats, and from all periods. ARSC is unique in bringing together private individuals and institutional professionals -- everyone with a serious interest in recorded sound.