FYI. -----Original Message----- From: \Kathleen Hanselmann\ (via faflrt Mailing List) <[log in to unmask]> To: faflrt <[log in to unmask]> Sent: Thu, Oct 19, 2017 10:14 am Subject: [FAFLRT] Award Nominations Federal and Armed Forces LibraryRound Table Award Nomination Call for FY18 Nominations are accepted between each year forthe four FAFLRT awards to be presented at the ALA Annual Conference. Deadline for nomination is January 31, 2018 We are accepting nominations for: The FAFLRT DistinguishedService Award recognizes aFAFLRT member for outstanding and sustained contributions to FAFLRT. The FAFLRT AchievementAward recognizes anindividual for achievement in the promotion of library and information serviceand the information profession in the Federal community. Those nominated neednot be members of FAFLRT. FAFLRT Rising Stars Initiative, highlights the achievements of those new tothe profession. Rising Stars are those people who display a passion forthe profession, both at work and via volunteer or association activities. Rising Star candidates must: Be a FAFLRT member in good standing Work in a federal or armed forces library or government information management setting Have graduated from an MLS/MLIS program five years ago or less Been a professional librarian or information manager for five years or less Adelaidedel Frate Conference Scholarship Award is available to anycurrent Library Science Student and provides $1000.00 to defray the cost ofattending the American Library Association Annual Conference. You can self-nominatefor any award, but the Conference Scholarship Award requires a recommendationfrom a professor at your University. FAFLRT Awards Chairperson Kathleen Hanselmann [log in to unmask] M Kathleen Hanselmann US Army Corps ofEngineers Chief, LibraryOperations Branch 7701 Telegraph Ave Alexandria, VA 22315 703-428-7430 Reminder: You can log into the ALA Mailing list service to manage your discussion list subscription at http:// lists.ala.org/sympa.