Apply for PLA Awards

Thank you for your interest in submitting a nomination for a PLA Award or Grant. We value this opportunity and the generosity of our sponsors to recognize the individuals and organizations that shine in the public library world. The 2018 nomination period is expected to open in September 2017 with an application deadline in early December.

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