Excellence in Community Engagement Award

Description

The Excellence in Community Engagement Award honors outstanding achievement in public relations activities by an AALL member, SIS, chapter, library, or any other group affiliated with the Association.

Community engagement is a critical responsibility of every member of the library profession. It is important to recognize and acknowledge outstanding contributions achieved by the Association’s members in raising the visibility of the profession and its Association. It is the intention of the AALL to issue the Excellence in Community Engagement Award to inspire, educate, and encourage community engagement by the AALL membership.

PROCESS

SELECTION CRITERIA

  • The individual(s) or organization(s) must be AALL member(s), special interest section, chapter, library, or other AALL-affiliated group
  • Date(s) of the project or activity (must have taken place between January 1, 2017, and December 31, 2018

APPLICATION INFORMATION

Please email the Excellence in Community Engagement Award nomination form and supporting documentation, as a single PDF, to ECE Jury Chair Sally Holterhoff.

AWARD PRESENTATION

The award shall be presented during the AALL Annual Meeting, and it will be given in name of the Association.