CLS Innovation Award Submission Form

Nomination submission deadline is December 7, 2018

Electronic submissions are required. All electronic attachments should be emailed to Nominations should include the following:

  • Name, address, e-mail and phone number of self-applicant or the person you are nominating.
  • Letter of nomination (including self-nomination) (no more than 1,000 words)
  • Letter of recommendation, if self-nominating. Otherwise, the letter of nomination will serve as the letter of recommendation.
  • Written description (maximum 1,000 words) of a new idea, method, project or device that enhances student learning and/or faculty development and works to promote the library as integral to the achievement of the college’s mission.
  • Describe (maximum 500 words) the impact that it has had (or is anticipated to have) on the library and how it supports the college’s mission.
  • Describe (maximum 500 words) what other librarians can learn from the experience and how it could be replicated in other libraries.
  • Include evidence of work or a link to the project (i.e. what does the project look like?). This could be a syllabus, slide presentation, photos of event, a LibGuide on the project, etc.
  • Completion of the online form (below)

Innovation in College Librarianship Form

Nominee's Home Contact Information
Nominee's Work Contact Information

(If additional nominees, please make multiple submissions of this form).

Your Home Contact Information
Your Work Contact Information

If you have questions, please contact the CLS Award Chair, Susan A. Schreiner, Pittsburg State University, T: (620) 235-4888, E-mail: or Chase Ollis,