BRASS Academic Business Librarianship Travel Award

About the BRASS Academic Business Librarianship Travel Award Established in 2012, this award presents a citation and $1,250 to an individual new to the field of academic business librarianship in order to support attendance to the ALA Annual Conference. 

2012 Joel Glogowski

Administered by:

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Award and Frequency

Winner will receive a citation and $1250 to support travel to ALA Annual Conference.

*Monetary award amounts are subject to change without notice and are contingent upon donor funding supplied at the time the award is presented. Questions about these awards should be directed to the committee chairperson or to Leighann Wood, RUSA awards program coordinator, at

This award is given out on an annual basis.


The winner does not need to be a member of ALA, RUSA, or BRASS but preference will be given to those that are, indeed members. Applicants should be an academic librarian with five or fewer years of experience in business librarianship or be a new (less than five years) member to BRASS.

Application Instructions

To nominate a deserving candidate, download and complete the nomination form, and follow the submission instructions therein.

For more information, contact the committee chair via phone or e-mail.

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