Administrator's Award

Application deadline is May 1, 2024

The SLMSSENY Administrator's Award recognizes an administrator who has been responsible for initiation, maintenance, and/or the improvement of a School Library Media Program in the SLMSSENY region during the past three to five years or longer. The Administrator will be recognized on the SLMSSENY website and invited to join us for the Spring Symposium where a plaque will be presented as thanks for his or her efforts. 


Application Procedure

Complete the form below. Please answer all applicable questions.

Please email all supporting documentation to

Please apply by May 12, 2023.


Review and Selection Process

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



The nominated administrator has been supportive of the School Library Media Program of his or her building or district. He or she can be an elementary, secondary, or district wide administrator.

Application submitted by current SLMSSENY member.  Not a member?  Click to join!



Submit a statement describing how the nominee has supported and promoted the School Library Media Program in your district or building in each of the areas listed below.  Be as specific as possible, we recognize you may not be able to answer all questions. Documentation (photos, videos, etc.) supporting your statement is welcome.

Criteria to Address

You will also be asked for:

Administrator's Award Application

Administrator's Award Rubric

2022 Administrator's Award Rubric