Presented biennially by the Children’s Library Services Section to a past or current CLSS member for outstanding contributions to the Section. This award was created in 2007 in memory of Philip F. Neau, treasurer of CLSS from 2001-2007. Philip died on May 31, 2007 at the age of 59.
The award is supported by the Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company.
Paul Pojman, a past chair of CLSS and the section newsletter editor from 1995-March 2015, is the 2015 winner of the Philip F. Neau Award.
2015: Paul Pojman
2012: Jean Elvekrog
2010: Sally Ann Thompson
2008: Julanne Good