DEMCO New Leaders Travel Grant

About the DEMCO New Leaders Travel Grant
The purpose of these grants is to enhance the professional development and improve the expertise of public librarians new to the field by making possible their attendance at major professional development activities This grant has been established to enable PLA Members new to the profession and who have not had the opportunity to attend a major PLA continuing education event in the last five years to do so.

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2012 Winner(s)

Lisa Brock

branch manager, Riverside County (Calif.) Library System

Richard Lyda

outreach librarian, Arapahoe Library District, Centennial, Colo.

Kirby McCurtis

Librarian II, children, San Diego (Calif.) Public Library

April Wallace

library director, Pinson (Ala.) Public Library