Submission materials are due by March 1, 2020 and sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Awards of NJSLA
Rosemary Allen Little Award
Frank H. Spaulding Award
Each year alternating between the Little and Spaulding Awards, $1000 will be awarded to help defray travel expenses to the Annual SLA Conference.
These awards were created to honor two individuals who dedicated themselves to the tenets of special libraries: Rosemary Allen Little and Frank H. Spaulding.
Resident of New Jersey or employed in New Jersey or attending graduate school in New Jersey
Employment for no more than 5 years in a traditional or non-traditional information workplace or seeking employment in a traditional or non-traditional information workplace
Master’s degree in library or information sciences from an ALA accredited graduate school including online enrollment or enrollment in such a program which could be online.Submission Requirements
Current resume including up-to-date contact information.
Concise paragraph to include the following:
Why you want to attend the SLA Annual Conference.
How you will apply conference take-aways to membership and subsequent leadership roles in NJSLA.
Members of the Awards Committee may contact applicant to obtain further information. Any questions may be sent to the above email address.
The grantee is expected to join the NJSLA chapter for 2020 and to volunteer for a chapter committee for a minimum of one calendar year.
Receipt of this award is contingent upon the grantee’s submission of proof of registration for the June 2020 Conference.
NJSLA Annual Conference Award