ASLS Awards & Scholarships

ASLS of NYLA invites you to submit applications for the following awards.  

Past ASLS Award Winners


ASLS Excellence in Library Innovation Award

This award recognizes the achievements of an ASLS member who is creative, innovative and visionary in the field of academic or special librarianship. Attendance at the NYLA conference is required for acceptance of the award and plaque. Financial Support: Up to $1,000 reimbursement to support conference registration and travel expenses.

For more information on how to apply:


ASLS/ESLN Special Project Grant

ASLS and the ESLN offer an annual grant to an academic or special librarian. The grant enables the recipient to pursue a special project at an academic or special library that benefits the recipients' professional development as well as the strategic mission of the institution. Financial Support: $1,500. 

For more information on how to apply:


For more information contact: 

Marcy Strong
Metadata Projects Librarian
River Campus Libraries 
University of Rochester
755 Library Road 
Rochester, NY  14627-0055
(585) 273-2325 |