Genealogical Publishing Company Award Committee


The Committee administers an annual award of $1,500 to a librarian, library, or publisher to encourage, recognize, and commend professional achievement in historical reference and research librarianship. The recipient must be a RUSA member and shall be selected for exceptional accomplishment related to bibliography, book reviewing, indexing, professional association leadership, programs, and training.

Those interested in volunteering for this committee should complete a committee volunteer form.

More information, including a list of past recipients.


Evaluate and standardize the language of the Award in all published places.

Seek individuals as recipients.