This award recognizes the importance of mentorship to our community and is generously sponsored by the EBSCO/YBP. Nominees should demonstrate a commitment to mentoring activities either within their workplace or in an association.

Nominations should be in the form of a letter and include:

  • the nominee’s name and contact details
  • a description of the nominee’s mentorship activities
  • the nominator’s full name and contact information
  • the nominee must be a current CLA member

The winner of the CLA/Alan MacDonald Mentorship Award will be presented at the CLA National Conference.

The award includes the following benefits:

  • Complimentary CLA Forum Registration
  • Travel & Accommodation to CLA Forum
  • Presentation Plaque

Nominations deadline: February 28 Annually

Nominations can be submitted to:

CLA/Alan MacDonald Mentorship Award Jury
c/o Canadian Library Association
1150 Morrison Drive, Suite 400
Ottawa, ON K2H 8S9
E-mail:  info (at) cla.ca