The application deadline for the 2012 Mora Award is approaching -- August 15. The Estela and Raúl Mora Award was established in 2000 by Pat Mora and her family to honor their parents and to motivate libraries to celebrate "Día," El día de los niños, El día de los libros/Children's Day, Book Day on April 30th. Members of REFORMA, the National Association to Promote Library and Information Services to Latinos and the Spanish-speaking, Pat's partner throughout Día's history, serve as judges for the Award which consists of a check for $1,000 and a plaque donated by the Mora grandchildren.
Read application and guidelines.
Learn more about the award.