Atlas Systems Mentoring Award
Award and Frequency
This award offers a citation $1,250 to fund travel expenses associated with attending ALA’s annual conference.
*Monetary award amounts are subject to change without notice and are contingent upon donor funding supplied at the time the award is presented. Questions about these awards should be directed to the committee chairperson or to Leighann Wood, RUSA awards program coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This award offers $1,250 to fund travel expenses associated with attending ALA’s annual conference.
The STARS Education and Training Committee will assign a mentor to the recipient for the conference to help them navigate through the conference experience.
The recipient will be a library practitioner who is new to the field of interlibrary loan/document delivery or electronic reserves, and who has daily, hands-on involvement in the areas of borrowing, lending, document delivery, electronic reserves, material delivery, or resource sharing.
The recipient is expected to participate in STARS events throughout the conference.
To nominate a librarian, download and complete the nomination form, and follow the submission instructions therein. Self-nominations are permitted. Questions should be directed to the committee chair. The current Chair is Amy Paulus and she can be contacted at amy-fuls (at) uiowa.edu.
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Preference will be given to those with greatest demonstrated need for the purposes of professional development, networking, education, and service to their local community.