Awards & Grants

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Conferences

The 2015 AJL annual conference will be held in Silver Spring, Maryland, June 21-24.

Proceedings and podcasts of the 2014 conference will be online shortly.

 

Accreditation. Accreditation is awarded to libraries that meet the high standards set by AJL. [read more]

Fanny Goldstein Merit Award. The Fanny Goldstein Merit Award, named for the librarian, social activist and founder of National Jewish Book Month, is bestowed in recognition of loyal and ongoing contributions to the Association and to the profession of Jewish librarianship. [read more]

Groner-Wikler Scholarship. The Groner-Wikler Scholarship, funded by Kar-Ben Publishing in honor of founders Judye Groner and Madeline Wikler, awards a scholarship of $1000 for AJL conference attendance to an AJL member who demonstrates dedication to Jewish children's literature and library services. [read more]

Life Membership Award. Life Membership is granted in recognition of outstanding leadership and professional contributions to the Association and to the profession of Jewish librarianship. [read more]

Student Scholarship. The Association of Jewish Libraries awards a scholarship of $1000 to a student attending or planning to attend a graduate school of library and information science. [read more]