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Visit the scholarship page of Beta Phi Mu to learn about funding for beginning students and those with a concentration in school library media, doctoral dissertation fellowships, foreign research and more. Membership is not required.  If you are a Beta Phi Mu member, you are...

The East Berlin Community Library has been selected for the EBSCO Excellence in Small and/or Rural Library Service Award, which honors a public library that demonstrates excellence in service to a community of 10,000 people or fewer.  Learn more. ...

Deputy Commissioner Glenn Miller spoke at the Berks County Public Library System’s annual awards ceremony in December.  Kutztown Community Library won two awards at the awards ceremony. ...

Nominate someone or apply by December 2 , 2015 for PLA awards, which include  the EBSCO Excellence in Small and Rural Library Service Award, the Romance Writers of America Grant and many others.   Find out more.       ...

One week left to submit your nominations:   Deadline July 24, 2015.  PENNSYLVANIA CITIZENS FOR BETTER LIBRARIES   CALL FOR ANNUAL AWARDS NOMINATIONS   The Pennsylvania Citizens for Better Libraries is now seeking nominations for its annual awards to be presented at the PCBL...

PA Librarians Engage, Educate, and Enrich the lives of the people they touch each day in Pennsylvania libraries.  This year won’t you please take some time out of your busy schedule and nominate a librarian whom you feel deserves a Certificate of Merit.  Certificates of Merit...

The National Summer Learning Association will offer the Excellence in Summer Learning Award and The Founder’s Award.  The awards recognize “outstanding summer programs or models that demonstrate excellence in accelerating academic achievement and promoting healthy development...

Library Journal’s New Landmark Libraries initiative identifies the top new libraries for ideas and inspiration. They are accepting submissions online until March 31, 2015 from public libraries that have completed new construction, expansion or significant renovation within...

Applications for the 2015 Library of Congress Literacy Awards are now open. The awards seek to “recognize organizations doing exemplary, innovative and easily replicable work over a sustained period of time and to encourage new groups, organizations and individuals to become...

This award honors outstanding library public relations initiatives. Eight awards of $10,000 are granted. Entries may be submitted by any library, library friends group, consulting agency, or service provider, excluding libraries represented by  prize committee members.  The deadline...