Judi Paradis Memorial Grant
Online donation: Click on the button (above) to donate using a Paypal account or a debit or credit card (no account required).
Donate by check: Mail your check payable to MSLA with a note or memo,
“In memory of Judi Paradis”
MSLA, PO Box 658
MSLA is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization and donations are eligible for tax deductions.
JUDI PARADIS ACTION GRANT
APPLY for the 2020 Grant (Due 1/15/20)
DESCRIPTION: Judi Paradis was a key leader in the school library community and the Massachusetts School Library Association. As a champion of social justice, diversity, multiculturalism, and advocacy, her dedication, leadership, creativity, and enthusiasm inspired many school librarians.
MSLA has established an action grant in remembrance of our friend and colleague. A grant will be awarded to a librarian/library program for programming purposes which support making a positive impact on a library program and/or school culture. Special consideration will be given to proposals demonstrating topics of social justice, diversity/multiculturalism, and collaboration with teachers.
CRITERIA / ELIGIBILITY: The nominee must be a Massachusetts school librarian who is state-certified or who has a professional degree as a school librarian and is a current member of MSLA. The project or program must take place during the 2019-2020 school year and make a positive difference in the school/district's library program and/or school culture.
AWARD FUNDING: One or more awards may be given per year up to $500 for supplies, materials, presenters, etc needed for programming.
RESPONSIBILITIES: The winner of the Judi Paradis Action Grant agrees to:
Page Updated: October 31, 2019 Page Editor: Ann Perham firstname.lastname@example.org