Exceptional Service Award

About the Exceptional Service Award
A citation presented to recognize exceptional service to patients, to the homebound, to medical, nursing, and other professional staff in hospitals, and to inmates, as well as to recognize professional leadership, effective interpretation of programs, pioneering activity, and significant research of experimental projects.

Administered by:

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Award and Frequency

Citation is presented at ALA Annual Conference.

This award is given out on an annual basis.

Application Instructions

Submit the following materials with the application form:

  • Nomination letter, describing the ways in which the nominee fulfills the criteria.
  • Resume of the nominee and/or summary of the nominee’s activities and contributions.
  • Two letters of endorsement containing specific reasons for supporting the nomination.

Contact Information

Questions? Contact Liz Markel, ASCLA Marketing Specialist, at (312) 280-4398 or lmarkel@ala.org

Marianne Braverman (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2025) - mbraverman@ala.org
American Library Association
50 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611-2788

Andrea Hill (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2015) - ahill@ala.org
American Library Association
50 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611-2788

Susan Hornung (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2020) - shornung@ala.org
American Library Association
50 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611-2788

Leighann Wood (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2015) - lwood@ala.org
Work Phone: (312) 280-5837
American Library Association
50 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611-2788

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