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 submission 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.
Awards will be presented at SLA-NY's Annual Business Meeting.

Nominations for next year's awards will open in the Spring.



Previous SLA-NY Rising Star Award Recipients

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