Deadline - May 31st
This citation is awarded by the School Library and Youth Services (SLAYS) division of NDLA to a person or persons who exemplifies excellence in library services to youth. This excellence can be demonstrated through one or more of the following: collaborative partnerships; access to technology; information and readers advisory services; education support; programs and services that address special needs or underserved customers; reading promotion; youth participation; intergenerational activities; programs and services that emphasize and promote the library’s role in the state, region, local municipality and/or school district.
To nominate an individual or group, send a letter of nomination to the SLAYS Chair. NDLA membership is not required to nominate a person(s) for this award. Letters of nomination must include specific reasons for nomination.
Recognition of the recipient is made during the NDLA Award Banquet at the annual NDLA conference. Additionally, the winner will be profiled in The Good Stuff, receiving a commemorative plaque.
For more information or to submit a nomination, contact the SLAYS Chair.