Employees of the IU Libraries system who hold an MLS degree or have equivalent experience are invited to submit applications for the Herbert S. and Virginia White Professional Development Award. All IU Libraries staff on all campuses in clerical, technical, and PA positions, and all individuals with librarian appointments are eligible to apply for this award. The White Award has been established to support the career growth of individuals who have chosen librarianship as a profession. Further information about the award, the process, eligibility, criteria, and the application form are available on the web at: http://tinyurl.com/White-Award-Documents.
The deadline for applications is Friday, January 31, 2014. Please send your information to Julie Ranz, Advancement Associate, firstname.lastname@example.org, Wells 234, Bloomington.
The IU Libraries Scholarship and Award Committee will make the award decision and complete notification letters at the beginning of April. Dean Johnson will publicly announce the award recipient's name at the annual Retirement and Recognition Reception in Bloomington in April, and at Librarians' Day, scheduled for June.