NDLA loves to showcase shining North Dakota libraries and librarians! There are several different awards we present, to learn more about each and the qualifications, click on the links below.

NMRT Grassroots Grant
Library Champion Award


Click to find out more about the ND Flicker Tale Awards

Deadlines for nominations are as follows:  

April 1st
Flicker Tale Ballots
May 31st
Librarian of the Year
School Library Benefactor of the Year
Youth Excellence Program of the Year
Major Benefactor Award
Library Champion Award
August 15th NMRT Grassroots Grant
At Annual Conference Notable Documents Award


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).