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The Association of Independent Information Professionals recognizes contributions to the industry, to the association, and to individual members in a variety of ways.

AIIP Connections Writer's Award

Sponsored by Information Today, Inc., this $350 award is given to the writer of the best original article published in AIIP Connections each year.


AIIP Technology Award

This award recognizes innovative products that assist information professionals in locating, organizing, analyzing, and delivering information.


Marilyn Levine AIIP President's Award

This award recognizes a person or institution that has demonstrated extraordinary support of the objectives of AIIP.


Myra T. Grenier Award

This award provides a $600 stipend to a new or aspiring independent information professional attending the AIIP annual conference.


Pam Wegmann International Award

This award recognizes the contributions made to the Association by a member of AIIP who is based outside North America.


Roger Summit Lecture Award

Funded by Past Presidents of AIIP, this award sponsors an industry thought leader to attend and speak at the annual AIIP Conference.


Roger Summit Conference Sponsorship Award

This award provides $1,000 and free conference registration to an AIIP member attending his or her first AIIP annual conference.


Sue Rugge Memorial Award

This award provides a $500 cash stipend to a Full member of AIIP who has significantly helped another member through formal or informal mentoring.


Volunteer Spotlight Award

This award is presented on a semi-annual basis to an AIIP member who has provided exemplary service to the association.


Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Topaz Sponsor

American Economic Association

The AEA publishes seven prestigious economics journals including the American Economic Review. Libraries also subscribe to EconLit, a comprehensive database of essential economics sources including 1.3 million records and full-text linking options. Coverage includes articles, working papers, dissertations, books and reviews, and collective volume articles. More information:


Ruby Sponsor

Mary Ellen Bates

Mary Ellen helps fellow infopreneurs make a living doing what they love. She offers one-on-one strategic coaching, webinars and online courses to help independent info pros thrive. Download free resources at


Topaz Sponsor

June Boyle

CeRCo means seek. Seeking information is what we’re all about. We help business leaders – and the consultants who advise them – get access to the right information in order to make critical decisions for their organizations.


Ruby Sponsor

Scott Attenborough

How content is published makes a difference. The right combination of technology, innovation and discipline will make all the difference. Your content is your capital - build it right - make it count. Visit Content Capital.


Opal Sponsor

Michelle Rawl

Rawl Research, Inc. provides media research and analysis to companies interested in seeing how they stack up against their competitors. Public relations firms, medical organizations and government agencies use the targeted results to find new business and define their products or services. More information:


Amethyst Sponsor


We would like to thank ProQuest for your Amethyst Sponsorship and ongoing support of AIIP!


Topaz Sponsor

Jane Langeman

Langeman Consulting helps academics, non-profits and associations leverage technology and data to make smarter decisions.

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