Once again this year the Hudson Valley Library Association (HVLA) will award a $1000 scholarship to a current school librarian for use toward professional development. Applicants should be current members of HVLA. Membership Applications and information is found here
The application deadline is Friday, February 13, 2015, and the recipient will be announced on Friday, March 13, 2015. Upon receiving the scholarship award the winner will have until December 31, 2015 to use the funds and will be expected to share a response to his or her award and experiences through a post (or posts) on the HVLA blog.
HVLA is a network of supportive and enthusiastic educators who are passionate about the world of school libraries. HVLA offers members the opportunity to connect with fellow school librarians and share knowledge and experiences through meetings, listservs, and events. If you are interested please fill out this google form: HVLA Scholarship Award
The following HVLA members are also serving on the 2015 Scholarship Committee:
Diane Del Priore, Regis High School -- firstname.lastname@example.org
Ingrid Peck, Horace Mann School -- Ingrid_Peck@horacemann.org
Susannah Goldstein, Convent of the Sacred Heart, NYC -- email@example.com
If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to any of the committee members. Thank you!