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Awards to College & University Teachers Worldwide for Achievements in Teacher or Librarian Preparation

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USA Territories: American Samoa (USA)Guam (USA)Puerto Rico (USA)Virgin Islands (USA)Northern Mariana Islands (USA)

USA Compact Free Associations: Marshall Islands (USA)  Republic of Palau (USA)

Canada: AlbertaBritish ColumbiaManitobaNew BrunswickNewfoundland and LabradorNorthwest TerritoriesNova ScotiaNunavutOntarioPrince Edward IslandQuebecSaskatchewanYukon

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IRA Arbuthnot Award

International Reading Association


Agency: Foundation

GrantWatch ID #149429

Grant Description

Awards to honor outstanding USA and international college and university teachers of children’s and young adults’ literature. Nominees must be members of the funding source, affiliated with a college or university, and engaged in teacher and/or librarian preparation at the undergraduate and/or graduate level. The nominator may be a colleague, a student, or the nominee himself/herself.

Nominations will be judged based upon the following criteria:

1. A knowledgeable professional - one who knows the field of children's and/or young adults’ literature and who keeps current in research and practice.

2. An innovative teacher - one who initiates and teaches outstanding courses and programs in children’s and/or young adults’ literature.

3. A leader in the field of children's and/or young adults’ literature - one who serves the profession and assumes leadership positions in appropriate college, school, community, and/or professional organizations.

4. A role model/mentor - one who inspires and instructs students/teachers to generate knowledge and appreciation for children’s and young adults’ literature.

5. A disseminator - one who researches, publishes, and promotes exemplary instructional practices beyond his/her own campus.

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Eligibility:

  • Others (see text field entitled "Additional Eligibility Criteria" for clarification)

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Nominees must be Association members, affiliated with a college or university. Click here for information regarding membership: http://www.reading.org/general/Membership.aspx.

Pre-Application Information:

Click here to access the online nomination form: http://fs6.formsite.com/intntlreading/form85/index.html.

Contact Information:

For additional information, contact the committees@reading.org.

Mailing Address:
International Reading Association
IRA Arbuthnot Award
800 Barksdale Road
Newark, DE 19711

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