The 2022 Library Worker and Student Stipend applications are now open. There is a $1000 stipend available for a Library Worker as well as a Student who is currently enrolled in an ALA Accredited MLS program.
Applicants must be personal members of YALSA (student membership is okay). Incomplete applications will not be accepted.
Winners must agree to share out with the YALSA membership what they learned at the symposium through a blog post, YALSA Academy Video or other approved means. Previous winners are not eligible.
Application & Deadline
Applications are due no later than 7 pm Central on Thursday, September 1, 2022.
Questions? Contact Carla Jamison at email@example.com.
- Kaileigh Oldham, Danville Public Library, IL
- Ashleigh Torres, Yolo County Library, CA
- Six library students win free registration for YALSA’s 2020 Virtual YA Services Symposium
- Six library workers win free registration for YALSA’s 2020 Virtual YA Services Symposium
- Shanel Slater, a student at the University of Iowa
- Lindsay Gojcaj, an Information Services Librarian at the Novi (Michigan) Public Library
- Ness Shortley, a student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
- Kimberly Taylor-Cloud, a Youth Services Librarian at the Fairburn Branch Library of the Atlanta-Fulton (Georgia) Public Library System
- Ashley Meece, a Teen Services librarian at Tiffin-Seneca Public Library
- Tegan Anclade, a student at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
- Silence Bourn, a Youth Services librarian at Seminole County Public Library, FL
- Maryjo Siergiej, a student at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
- Izabel Gronski, a student at Syracuse University
- Katie Yu, a Media Specialist at Robert Frost Middle School in Rockville, MD
- Rebecca Ruberg, a teen librarian at the Burlington Public Library in Iowa
- Shawna Manchakowsky, a student at the University of Alberta, Canada
- Meg Anastasi, a reference and teen librarian with the Springfield (Mass.) City Library and a teen services coordinator with Meekins Public Library, Williamsburg, Mass.
- Megan England, a student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
- Jessica Levy, a student in the Department of Information Studies at the University of California-Los Angeles
- Emily Dezurick-Badran, an enquiry assistant at the Southend Central Library in Southend on Sea, Essex, United Kingdom