Apply for PLA Awards

The PLA Awards Online Application is now open. The deadline to apply for PLA 2016 Service Awards and Grants is December 2, 2015 at 11:59 PM Central. PLA reserves the right to extend the deadline.

PLA 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.

PLA Award Juries select winning submissions at the 2016 ALA Midwinter Meeting. Results are announced in February 2016. Most awards are presented and/or disbursed at the 2016 ALA Annual Conference.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding awards, please contact PLA at 800-545-2433, ext. 5PLA (5752) or

Submit a nomination for a PLA Award. Good luck!