The iSchool Alumni Association (ISAA) is seeking nominations for three distinguished awards. The awards are given annually at the iSchool alumni reception held at the American Library Association conference. The deadline for nomination is October 15, 2021.
The Distinguished Alumnus Award recognizes an individual alumnus of the School who has made an outstanding contribution to the field of library and information science.
The Leadership Award recognizes a recipient of the master's degree from the School who has graduated in the past ten years and who has shown leadership in the field of library and information science.
The Distinguished Service Award recognizes a friend of the School including faculty, staff, alumni and non-alumni, who has served ISAA or the iSchool in an exceptional way.
To submit a nomination, please send the candidate's name, present position, name of the award, and specific reasons for the nomination to:
ISAA Awards Committee
iSchool Office of Advancement
501 E. Daniel Street
Champaign, IL 61820-6211
phone: (217) 300-5746
e-mail: iSchool Advancement
The nominator's name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address must be included. Supporting documentation, additional materials, and/or references will be appreciated. All materials must be e-mailed or postmarked by October 15, 2021.
A list of past award recipients is available on the ISAA Awards page.