Foundation / Corporation
American Library Association (ALA)
Award of $10,000 to a USA, Canada, or International librarian to recognize someone who has exhibited extraordinary character in the face of a difficult situation. Nominees should demonstrate that they have dealt with these situations with integrity and with their dignity still intact. In addition to the cash prize, the awardee will receive a certificate and a symbolic object from Lemony Snicket.
GrantWatch ID#: 166587
$10,000, a symbolic object from the sponsor's private stash, and a certificate.
The nominee must be a librarian.
The application deadline is February 1, 2018.
The award will be presented during the Awards Reception at the ALA Annual Conference.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Cheryl Malden, Staff Liaison
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