New – EIFL Public Library Innovation Award

EIFL is happy to announce that the new EIFL Public Library Innovation Award, for public library services that are improving people’s lives, is open for applications.

There are different award categories, focused on development issues, and we’ve added an extra category, for new public library services introduced to help communities cope with the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The prize is US$1,500, a trophy and wide publicity through EIFL’s global networks. The deadline for applications is 16 November 2020 .We’re accepting applications in English, French, Russian and Spanish.

For full details of the award, who can apply, the service categories, criteria and applications procedures see –