Committee Volunteer Form

Process

  • You can apply anytime that the ALA GLBTRT Volunteer System is open:
    • August 1 to October 1 for the Over the Rainbow Book List Committee, Rainbow Project Committee, and Stonewall Book Award Committee
    • October 1 to June 30 for all other GLBTRT Committees
  • Appointments to Rainbow Project Committee, Over the Rainbow Book List Committee, and Stonewall Book Award Committee are made in the fall. Appointments to other GLBTRT Committees are generally made by late winter or early spring.
  • To be considered for Over the Rainbow Book List Committee, Rainbow Project Committee, or Stonewall Book Award Committee, you must fill out GLBTRT Award and Book List Committee Volunteer Form as well as the ALA Committee Volunteer Form (linked at the bottom of this page).
  • Visit the committees pages to learn more about each committee:
    • Log in to the site (top right link) to see contact information (refresh the page to see contact information)
    • Contact committee chairs with questions about committee work
  • The chair and chair-elect of the GLBTRT make appointments:
    • Contact them with any questions about the process
    • Log in to the site (top right link) to see contact information (refresh the page to see contact information)

Keep in Mind that . . .

  • Committee members serve two year terms
  • Committee chairs serve one year terms
  • Committee appointments typically start and end July 1 annually
  • Functional committees may have room for volunteers at anytime:
    • Ad hoc Committees
    • Bylaws Committee
    • External Relations Committee
    • Fund Raising Committee
    • Membership Promotion Committee
    • News Committee
    • Program Planning Committee
    • Web Committee
  • Over the Rainbow Book List Committee, Rainbow Project Committee, and Stonewall Book Award Committee appointments are made in the fall and appointments start and end Feb 1 annually

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Last updated June 2012