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Bea Griggs Memorial Incentive Grant

To Encourage Young People to Use Libraries
Deadline  April 15, 2016
SLMSSENY is looking to fund innovative and exemplary programs which promote excellence in library service to children and young adults. Total award of up to $500 may be presented at each level, elementary (K-6) and secondary (7-12).

Eligibility
1. Applicant must be a current member of SLMSSENY.  Not yet a member?  Please complete the membership application to be considered for an award. 
2. Applicant must be a certified school library media specialist currently employed in the SLMSSENY seven county region.

Application Procedure
Fill out the form below 
Any questions please email awards@slmsseny.org.
Applications must be received by April 15, 2017.

Review and Selection Process
Each application will be evaluated by a blind selection process done through a set committee of Executive Board Members.

Terms of Acceptance
Winner(s) are responsible for submitting receipts for program related costs (up to the $500 award amount) by December 31, 2017.

Recognition of Recipient
The recipient(s) will be contacted by the awards chair in late April and formally recognized at our annual symposium.
Award winners are encouraged to attend. A letter will also be sent to the winner's principal and superintendent.

Please submit your application using our form below.

2017 Bea Griggs Memorial Award 2017