Awards

Please nominate your choice for the following NDLA awards by the deadlines shown. NDLA Awards are not necessarily presented every year!

  •     Librarian of the Year — May 31
  •     School Library Administrator of the Year Award — Aug 31
  •     Major Benefactor Award — May 31
  •     NMRT Grassroots Grant — Aug 15
  •     Notable Documents Award — at annual conference
  •     Youth Excellence Program of the Year — Aug 1


Check out the Grassroots Grant if you would like monetary assistance to attend this year’s NDLA conference and are attending library school or taking library classes.

In addition to the above, the following awards may be presented:

President’s Award
    Awarded at the discretion of the NDLA President for outstanding service to the Association during his/her administration.
Friendly Booth Award
    Presented to the conference exhibitor who best shows knowledge of product, attractive display, exemplary salesmanship, and friendly support for libraries. This award is sponsored by New Members Roundtable (NMRT).