Journalism Award

Journalism Award

NJLA recognizes the power of the press and media. These awards are given in recognition of exceptional journalistic coverage of libraries and library issues during the year 2021.



Submissions may be editorials, op-ed pieces, blogs, articles or series of articles, television, podcasts, radio, and online stories and multimedia coverage, including school and university publications.

  • Each entry should be identified by the source, reporter, date, location from the issue in which it was published.
  • If the piece is available online, the submission should include a working URL. Otherwise, video or audio submissions must be mailed separately in CD/DVD format.
  • Physical materials can be sent to:
    Joy Robinson
    John F. Kennedy Memorial Library
    500 Hoes Lane
    Piscataway, NJ 08854

Use the online submission form to upload the piece to be considered and a one-page statement in support of your nomination.

Friday, April 1, 2022