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Call for Nominations: ALISE Award for Professional Contribution to Library and Information Science Education

Please consider nominating your colleagues for the prestigious ALISE Award for Professional Contribution to Library and Information Science Education


It is awarded to an ALISE member for regular and sustained service that promotes and strengthens the broad areas of library and information science education through the holding of appropriate offices and positions within the profession.


The deadline for nominations: May 22, 2019


Award Criteria: 

  • Candidate must be a member of ALISE
  • Contributions that promote and enhance the status of library/information science education
  • Evidence of leadership and initiative in dealing with issues related to library/information science education


Nominations Requirements

  • A nomination letter describing the ways in which the nominee fulfills the award criteria, 
  • Appropriate supporting documentation, e.g., letters of recommendation and/or names of references which address the criteria listed above and provide such evidence, and 
  • A resume of the nominee or a description of his/her appropriate activities and contributions.
  • The Committee may solicit more information, if necessary.


Submission Process

All submissions must be entered via the ALISE 2019 submission system at First-time users will be required to register and create an account. Select the relevant track for your submission: ALISE 2019 Awards. Then select the type of submission: ALISE Award for Professional Contribution.


Please see the award page for more information. 


Committee members are happy to answer any questions you may possibly have and to advise on the preparation of nomination packages. 


Call for Submissions