The Young Professional Award recognises a newly qualified library professional who has demonstrated outstanding potential in their current employment role or research. The recipient must have demonstrated an exceptional quality of performance that indicates they will become a great library professional.
Requirements & Submission
To be considered for recognition as a Young Professional, the candidate must comply with the following requirements:
Nominations must be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “EALC Young Professional Award Nomination” before 29 February 2024 and should include the following data:
Award Process and Criteria
The award committee will choose one Young Professional Award winner from the submitted applications after conducting their assessment. The award committee members may also conduct their own assessment to identify additional potential candidates.
The selected recipient will be notified by email by 1 April 2024 and presented with the award during the 2024 EALC conference.
The award committee composition:
The successful applicant will receive an invitation to the Conference and be provided with accommodation.
The attendee must cover travel expenses.
The award committee's decision is final, and no appeal process is available.