Accepting Student Chapter of the Year Award Nominations

For Immediate Release
Mon, 10/21/2019


Kimberly L. Redd

Program Manager, Certification & Talent Development


800/545-2433 ext.4279

Call for Applications: Student Chapter of the Year Award

The New Members Round Table of ALA is seeking nominations for the Student Chapter of the Year Award. Deadline to apply is March 2, 2020.

Has your chapter had an outstanding year?
Has membership in your chapter increased?
Did your chapter develop and provide opportunities for members to participate in interesting and rewarding activities?
Has your chapter received any awards?
Do you have outstanding officers or members who should be recognized nationally?

If you answered YES to these questions, then you should apply for the New Members Round Table Student Chapter of the Year Award!

The Award is presented in recognition of a chapter's outstanding contributions to the American Library Association, their library school, and the profession. All interested applicants must be accredited ALA Student Chapters.

The Student Chapter winner will receive $1,000 to help defray travel expenses to ALA Annual Conference. The winning chapter and the runner up will each receive a certificate.

The winners and runner up will be recognized at the NMRT Student Reception at the 2020 ALA Annual Conference in Chicago, Illinois.

For more information on the award, the nomination form, or to apply, visit the award page . If you have any questions, please contact committee chair, Michelle Osborne.