Apply for PLA Awards

Thank you for your interest in submitting a nomination for a PLA Award. We value this opportunity and the generosity of our sponsors to recognize the individuals and organizations that shine in the public library world. The 2014 nomination period closed December 2, 2013 at 11:59 PM Central. PLA reserves the right to extend the deadline.

PLA Award Juries will select winning submissions at the 2014 ALA Midwinter Meeting and announce results in February 2014. Most awards will be presented and/or disbursed at the PLA President’s Program and Awards Presentation at the 2014 ALA Annual Conference in Las Vegas. Award applicants grant PLA/ALA authorization to use application content, award acceptance speeches, recordings, photos, and all other materials arising from the award application and acceptance process. If you have any questions or concerns regarding awards, please contact PLA at 800-545-2433, ext. 5PLA (5752) or