Here’s your chance to win $500 for your pocket and another $500 for your library! YALSA members are eligible to apply for this award recognizing an outstanding reading or literature program for young adults. If you have created an exceptional reading or literature program in the 12 months before December 1st consider applying for the MAE Award for Best Literature Program for Teens. The MAE Award is sponsored by the Margaret A. Edwards Trust. The winner receives $500 and additional $500 for their library.
Application forms can be downloaded at http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/yalsa/awardsandgrants/mae.cfm and emailed to Nichole Gilbert at firstname.lastname@example.org by December 1.
Not a member of YALSA? It’s not too late to join. Please note that it may take up to 2 months for new memberships to be fully processed. New members should send a copy of their membership application with the grant application.
For questions, contact Bailey Ortiz at email@example.com.
Reward yourself for bringing young adults and books together and encouraging the development of life-long reading habits. Apply today!