CPLA Award Nomination Form

2017 CPLA AWARDS NOMINATION  (Deadline: September 1) 

Please submit this form AND cover letter for each nominee.

Information on Nominee








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California Public Library Advocates:

Strengthening California Libraries through Advocacy and Education

2017 Awards


    Thank you for your interest in CPLA’s Annual Awards for 2017

ELIGIBILITY: Nominations must be made by current CPLA members*. Actions of or services by the nominee(s) must have occurred within the past two years. Please submit each nomination on a separate form.

DEADLINE: Please send a completed cover letter AND nomination form by September 1.

Include no more than 6 pages to support your nomination describing how the nominee made a difference to your library. Photocopies of the form are accepted.


__1. Trustee, commissioner, or system advisory board member for outstanding service to a specific library or system.

__2. Friends or Foundation board member for outstanding service to a specific library or system.

__3. Librarian for outstanding work with the community, including a board of trustees/commission, Friends of the Library and/or Library Foundation.

__4. Newspaper, radio or television station, or social media outlet for outstanding media coverage

__5. Business, community organization or individual making a significant financial contribution or in-kind special services to libraries or library support organizations

__6. Elected local, state, or federal official for notable actions to benefit California libraries and/or library services.

__7. Outstanding California library advocate.


SUBMISSION: Mail to: CPLA/Deborah Doyle, 9595 Wellington Circle, Windsor, CA 95492

Or email: zorrah@gmail.com marked ATTN: CPLA AWARDS

For additional inquiries: Deborah Doyle 415-269-0540

*Current CPLA board members are ineligible to nominate or to be nominated during their terms of office.

Strengthening California Libraries through Advocacy and Education
California Public Library Advocates is a 501 c 3, EIN number 91-2142416
PO Box161536 Sacramento, CA 95816-1536

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