Funders: Assn. for Information Science and Technology and Thomson Reuters; Opportunity: 2016 Thomson Reuters Outstanding Information Science Teacher Award; Funding Focus: Education, science; Eligibility: Science teachers; Funding: $1,000 and $500 towards travel to attend the ASIS&T annual meeting; Deadline: Aug. 1.
Summary: The award is to recognize the unique teaching contribution of an individual as a teacher of information science. The recipient of the award need not be a member of the association, but must be directly engaged in teaching some aspect of information science on a continuing basis, in an academic or a non-academic setting. Previous recipients of the award are ineligible.