The 2013 AASL Conference Memorial Grant is offered in honor of eva efron who was a dedicated member of her local, regional, and national school library community.  eva served as a high school librarian and School Library System Director.  eva was an active member of both ALA and AASL.  The members of the School Library Systems Association of New York hope that the recipient of this grant carries on in eva’s footsteps by being a leader and mentor of future school librarians.

Who is eligible?

Any certified NYS school library media specialist who is a member of one of the NYS School Library Systems.  SLS Directors or staff may not apply.


Award will be made in amount to cover the cost of the 2013 AASL Conference registration fee as well as a one year membership in ALA and AASL.  All costs, other than registration & membership, are the responsibility of the grant winner.


Applications will be accepted through July 2, 2013.  Recipient will be announced July 17, 2013.

You can find the application on the SLSA website on the main page under news at: