February 1, 2017 – Nominations are now being accepted for the 2017 Emerging Leader Award, which will be presented at the 39th SSP Annual Meeting, May 31-June 2 in Boston, MA. Established in February 2012, this award acknowledges the achievements of up-and-coming leaders in scholarly publishing who are demonstrating their potential through outstanding service and contribution. The award recognizes an SSP member who has:
- worked in scholarly communication for approximately ten or fewer years
- demonstrated leadership abilities on an SSP committee or task force
- has demonstrated leadership abilities on the job and/or within the scholarly communications field outside SSP involvement (OPTIONAL)
If you know an individual who meets these criteria, please nominate them for the Emerging Leader Award. To do so, please review and follow the eligibility criteria and nomination process.
The deadline for submitting nominations is March 15, 2017.