SLA-NY Rising Star Award

Description and Criteria


The SLA-NY Rising Star Award is the community's version of SLA's annual award presented to recognize outstanding new members (five years or less) who contribute greatly to the community and show exceptional intuition and leadership.

How To Submit a Nomination

The SLA-NY Award Committee is now accepting nominations for the 2022 Rising Star Award. Nominations should be submitted through the online submission form

The form requires:
  • a brief bio of the nominee
  • contact information (email and/or phone number)
  • paragraph outlining why they should be considered
  • any relevant supplementary material such as a website or LinkedIn profile.
Nomination deadline is Friday June 24. Awards will be presented at SLA-NY's Annual Business Meeting.



Previous SLA-NY Rising Star Award Recipients

  • Alvina Lai, 2021
  • Emma Antobam-Ntekudzi, 2020