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Legacy Scholarship Applications Due January 10, 2014

Recommend a student or consider applying for the annual GHSLA Legacy Scholarship.  The Legacy Scholarship was established to provide assistance to a student enrolled in a library and information studies program who intends to pursue a career in health sciences librarianship. The individual must be a current student attending an accredited program with a minimum of 9 earned credit hours.  The scholarship will cover registration for the Annual GHSLA meeting and one nights lodging.  For eligibility guidelines and more information check out the application here:  Legacy Scholarship Application.

The application packet must be received by January 10, 2014.

Nominate a Colleague for the Lois Ann Colaianni Award for Excellence and Achievement in Hospital Librarianship

We want to recognize an exceptional, dynamic hospital librarian!  Is that one of your colleagues, or is it you?  Take a few minutes to recognize the person you feel is a visionary hospital librarian, and be sure to consider yourself for this award. Self-nominations are welcomed and encouraged.

This award recognizes a member of the Association who has made significant contributions to the profession through overall distinction or leadership in hospital library administration or service; production of a definitive publication related to hospital librarianship, teaching, research, or advocacy; or development or application of innovative technology to

hospital librarianship. This award was first presented in 1991, but in 1999 it was renamed in honor of Lois Ann Colaianni.

The nomination form is available on MLANET – http://www.mlanet.org/awards/honors/   Direct any questions to Priscilla Stephenson, Jury Chair at Priscilla.stephenson@va.gov

Nomination deadline is November 1.