CLS Innovation Award Submission Form

Nomination submission deadline is December 2, 2016

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 supporting the nomination including (no more than 1,000 words):
    1. Written description of the project explaining what made it innovative;
    2. Written description of its impact;
    3. What could other librarians learn from your experience?
  • Provide supplemental materials for the committee to understand the purpose, content, impact and innovation (limit of three items).
  • CV is required.
  • Letter of recommendation, if appropriate. 
  • 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, Leah McGinnis Dunn, University of North Carolina at Asheville, T: (828) 251-6545, E-mail: or Chase Ollis,