Nominate someone for the 2017 OYEA!

Nomination for the 2017 OYEA (OYAN You’re Excellent Award) are open now! Details from Ian Duncanson:

It’s time to nominate someone for OYAN’s prestigious OYEA Award!

Here’s the lowdown:

WHO: An individual, library, organization, program, or initiative that has made a positive and significant contribution to teens in libraries in the state of Oregon may be given the award. Eligibility requirements are as follows:

  1. The individual, library, or organization shall reside or operate principally in Oregon.
  2. Only living persons may be considered for the award.
  3. If a program or initiative is being nominated, it must have occurred within the previous or current year of nomination.

Preference shall be given to nominees who are supported by a letter of recommendation written and submitted by a teen.

I’ll need the following information:

  • Nominee’s name
  • Nominee’s contact information
  • Description of the nominee’s positive and significant contributions to teens in libraries in the State Of Oregon.

Please send your nominations to me by March 15, 2017.