ALIA provides student awards to the highest achieving graduating student from all ALIA accredited Library and Information Science courses as a means of recognising excellence. Accredited institutions are eligible to present one student award per course and graduating year.
The award comprises:
- one year's personal membership which includes a subscription to the Association's news magazine INCITE
- a one year subscription to the Journal of the Australian Library and Information Association (JALIA) online
- a discount (to the value of $75) towards an ALIA Training course; and
- an award certificate.
Awarded Students and their Institution are listed in the ALIA Annual Report. ALIA Student Awards recipients are chosen and nominated by each institution.