H.W. Wilson Library Staff Development Grant

About the H.W. Wilson Library Staff Development Grant
An annual award consisting of $3,500 and a 24k gold-framed citation given to a library organization whose application demonstrates greatest merit for a program of staff development designed to further the goals and objectives of the library organization.

Administered by:

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2019 Winner(s)

North Bergen Free Public Library

North Bergen, NJ

The North Bergen Free Public Library is committed to promoting lifelong learning and providing ease of access to resources for their community. They serve a densely populated urban area which is culturally and economically diverse, leading to a proven need for social services along with ESL and ELL services.

The award jury was impressed by the library’s multi-pronged approach to addressing the needs of their community through the training of their staff.