2017 Entry Form: CILIP Libraries Change Lives award

When submitting your entry please check that your project meets the award criteria. You can apply online via this form OR post four copies of your hardcopy entry to CILIP.    Entries close at 23.30 on Friday 28 April 2017

Your details

Organisation *
Address *
Postcode *
Contact name *
Job title *
Email address *
Telephone *

The work

Title of the service or initiative *
Date started *
Eligibility I confirm this entry is:
Item #17
 UK based (England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland only)
Item #18
 Will continue to be in operation later this year (the award judges will visit during Summer 2017 to see the project in action. We will also film the project in action over the summer period)
Item #19
 Started at least 6 months prior to 1 March 2017

The service or project

Please summarise your project in up to 200 words *
Please provide the following information as an upload (maximum 2,000 words) 1. What is the role of the library/information/knowledge service (and any partners if applicable)?2. Who is your target audience? 3. How do you benefit the organisation and the library or information service? 4. How is the work funded?5. What are your future plans for this work?6. How does your work contribute to the equalities agenda?7. How are you changing lives? The judges will assess your entry according to the information and evidence that you provide in response to questions 1-7. Remember, your entry will only be assessed on the information you provide.
 UPLOAD YOUR RESPONSE DOCUMENT (use the browse button to select your file)Maximum 5MB limit, Word documents or PDF preferred

Supporting information

Please upload supporting evidence, e.g. user comments, evaluation evidence and any endorsements from community leaders and politicians. Supporting evidence should not take the place of a completed project entry.   Total information uploaded should not exceed 10 sides of A4   Maximum 5MB per upload, maximum TWO uploads only per entry.  If you are uploading images such as press clippings please collate into ONE FILE, we recommend converting files to PDF format to reduce the file size.
UPLOAD DOCUMENT (use the browse button to select your file)


We ask that any organisation shortlisted for the award will work with us to promote the achievement of the library and information service, including local communications, press and media, with support from your organisation's communications representative/s where applicable.
 Please tick to confirm that you have read and understood this obligation.
Item #49
 Please tick here if you would like your project and contact details added to a publicly accessible database of good practice.

Further information

For further guidance on entering the award contact:Cat Cooper, CILIP via email: cat.cooper@cilip.org.uk or phone 020 7255 0653If you have supporting material that cannot be uploaded to this form (e.g. a DVD, a book) please post this to the address below, please indicate if you have already completed an online form.If you wish to submit an entry by post please download the Word document form and post four copies of your entry (original plus 3 copies, no folders please) to: Libraries Change Lives AwardCILIP Communications7 Ridgmount StreetLondon WC1E 7AEFor more information about the judging process, criteria and a PDF entry form visit: www.cilip.org.uk/lcla
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