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Nora Van Burgh Professional Development Grant. Nora began her career in Wyoming libraries as a student assistant in the Natrona County High School Library. She received her Master's of Library Science degree from the University of Oregon in 1978 and was employed at Casper College for many years. A strong believer in lifelong learning, she served on the Wyoming Library Association's Continuing Education Committee. WLA created the Professional Development Grants in 1985 and changed the award name in 1991 to honor her memory.
Recipient receives funding assistance to enhance their effectiveness as a library employee through additional educational experience.
2015 No submissions
2014 Shari Haskins, Fremont County Library-Riverton 2013 Jamie Forbes, Midwest School Library