Nominate him/her OR yourself for one of the OELMA Leadership Awards! There’s three levels:
1. The Emerging Leader Award recognizes OELMA members who have recently assumed an OELMA leadership role for the first time. This Award honors members who demonstrate leadership potential and encourages members’ active participation in the Association.
2. OELMA’s Leadership-in-Action Awardrecognizes an Ohio school librarian pursuing active leadership roles in local schools, in OELMA, and in national professional organizations (e.g. AASL, ALA). This award honors OELMA members demonstrating an ongoing commitment to leadership in the school library profession.
3. OELMA’s Outstanding Contributor Award recognizes an Ohio licensed school librarian who has made outstanding contributions to school librarianship. The honoree has demonstrated a long-term commitment to the school library profession, while serving in OELMA leadership roles.
Find out more about each on the Awards/Scholarships dropdown tab. April 1st is the deadline, but don’t wait until the last minute! Start gathering your ideas and get those applications in!