The awards and scholarships for this year were:
$3,000 Emily S. Boyce Fellowship to Michele Broadhurst, who is from Hendersonville, NC
Awarded to a student who has outstanding potential for leadership and is committed to a career in Library Administration
Donors: Emily Boyce, family, and friends
$3,000 Linda Haddock McRae Scholarship Award to Heather Blackwell and Mary Tobin. Heather is from Cape Carteret, NC and Mary is from Hampstead, NC
Awarded to a graduate student pursuing a master’s degree in Library Science
Donor: The McRae family
Outstanding Graduate Award: Rhonda Zayas-Palmer
Awarded to the top graduate student in the department based on academic record, hours of completion, and departmental involvement as determined by the faculty.
Donor: Program of Library Science faculty
Diane Kester Innovator Award: Kathy McKinney
Awarded to students who demonstrate an innovative approach to technology use in school library media programs
Congratulations to all recipients!