NYBLC The 50th Anniversary/ Scholarship Gala


April 25, 2020
Alhambra Ballroom
New York, NY

Earlybird Registration Deadline: March 15, 2020
Advance Registration Deadline: March 25, 2020


This event will raise funds for the Donna Hoke Scholarship for emerging librarians & Andrew P. Jackson Scholarship Award for Library Support Staff. The Gala will also include the naming of the 2020 NYBLC Distinguished Author Book Awards in the following categories Adult Author, YA Author and Children Author. Invited guests include Library Directors, Librarians, Administrators, Library Advocates, staff, Elected Officials and other notable members of the New York library and educational community. The NYBLC is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization that has been a constant voice for diversity and library advocacy in the New York library community for almost 50 years. The goal of the Caucus is to provide financial support to graduate students of African American descent pursuing a master’s degree in Library and Information Science. The Donna Hoke Scholarship is our primary tool and, to date, over $45,000 scholarships have been awarded!

Conference Registration

Pass Name Description
NYBLC Gala Ticket This pass serves as your ticket for the NYBLC Gala.


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