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2021 VLA Awards Deadline
Saturday, May 01, 2021
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2021 VLA Awards: Nomination Form Now Available

Nominations must be submitted by 11:59 pm, May 1, 2021.

2021 VLA Awards Nomination Form

In order to celebrate the accomplishments of those who support and transform libraries throughout the Commonwealth, the Virginia Library Association offers a number of awards. VLA members can nominate colleagues for their achievements during 2020 in the following categories:

  • Academic Innovator Award (VLA)
  • Donna G. Cote Librarian of the Year (VLA)
  • Friends of the Library Award (VLA)
  • George Mason Award (VLA)
  • Honorary Life Membership (VLA)
  • Librarian of Color Forum Award (VLA)
  • The Outstanding Professional Associates Award (VLAPAF)
  • The VLA Professional Associates Forum Award (VLAPAF)
  • Public Library Innovator Award (VLA)
  • Trustee Library Award (VLA)
  • Up and Comer Award (VLA)
  • Virginia Library of the Year Award (VLA)
  • The VLAPAF Supporter of Professional Associates Award (VLAPAF).

Award criteria and details can be found on the VLA Awards page. Winners will be selected and notified in June 2021. The VLA Annual Conference Scholarship & Awards Celebration is planned for October 27, 2021 in Richmond, VA. 

If you have any questions about the nomination process, contact VLA Awards and Recognition Committee Chair Pearl Derlaga by email at [email protected]