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CLA President's Award Nomination
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Nomination Instructions


  • Nominees may be trustees, friends, elected officials or lay persons who have given their time and talents to further the advancement of California libraries.
  • Nominees are not required to be CLA members.
  • Nominators are not required to be CLA members. However, if a nomination is made by a non-member, the nomination must be endorsed by a CLA member. If you need assistance in finding a CLA member to endorse your nomination, please contact the CLA office no later than two weeks prior to the deadline.

How to nominate
Nominators should submit:

  • evidence of the nominee's outstanding contributions, leadership, and achievement in support of California libraries (the statement should be specific, should include dates where appropriate, and should not exceed 500 words); and
  • at least two, but no more than four, letters of support for the nomination.

Please note: when submitting supplementary files by email, please label your files as follows: CLAPres_nominee's last name_document (e.g.: CLAPres_smith_letter of support1).

Nominations should be submitted using the online nomination form below. Supplementary files may be emailed to Holly Macriss.

Please fill out the following application.


Please include information about the person you are nominating below.