Staff awards and recognition

Each year, K-State Libraries honors individuals for their outstanding achievements, service, leadership and dedication with three awards.

Award winners receive a monetary gift sponsored by the Friends of the K-State Libraries and a plaque engraved with the recipient's name. The plaques are displayed in Hale Library.


  • Nominations open: Nov. 1
  • Nomination deadline: Dec. 15
  • Award recipients will be announced in a ceremony in early spring 2024.