Awards and Grants
Welcome to the LLAMA awards page. Listed below you will find information about LLAMA's various awards, grants and scholarships. Applications are listed as well. If you are interested in learning about previous awardees, for some of the awards there is a historical list of recipients just below their information.
LLAMA ALA/IIDA Library Interior Design Awards
The ALA/IIDA Library Interior Design Awards are co-sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and the International Interior Design Association (IIDA). This biennial competition honors excellence in library interior design and promotes examples of extraordinary design reflected through innovative concepts.
LLAMA ALA/AIA Library Building Awards
To encourage excellence in the architectural design and planning of libraries. Awards for distinguished accomplishment in library architecture by an architect licensed in the United States will be made for any library in the United States or abroad. Awarded by LLAMA and AIA.
LLAMA John Cotton Dana Library Public Relations Award
The John Cotton Dana Award, sponsored by H.W. Wilson, honors outstanding library public relations, whether a summer reading program, a year-long centennial celebration, fundraising for a new college library, an awareness campaign or an innovative partnership in the community. Winning entries from the most recent two years are available to borrow via interlibrary loan from the ALA Library.
Previous Winners of the John Cotton Dana Library Public Relations Award
John Cotton Dana Award Previous Winners
LLAMA/PRMS PR Xchange Best of Show Awards
To recognize the very best individual pieces of public relations materials produced by librarians in the past year.
Previous PR Xchange Best of Show Winners
Previous PR Xchange "Best of Show" Winners