After Deadline CSK Book Awards Submission Form

To submit a title for consideration:

  1. Review the eligibility and criteria page.
  2. Complete the form below. Submit one form per title. Important Note: If submitting more than one title, please refresh between submissions.
  3. When the form has been received by ALA, an email confirmation will be sent to the contact person within two business days.
  4. Follow the mailing instructions in the confirmation to submit copies to the jury and ALA office.

Please note:

  1. Author or illustrator must live in the U.S. or maintain dual residency/citizenship.
  2. Book must be published in the year preceding the year the award is given, evidenced by the copyright date printed in the book.
  3. Only finished copies will be accepted. Do not send advance reader copies, galleys, etc.
  4. Titles submitted for the Coretta Scott King Book Awards will not be returned. Titles received by the ODLOS office are donated as part of The Coretta Scott King Review Books Donation Grant.

Is this an entry for the John Steptoe Award for New Talent? (no additional form necessary)
Author Contact Information - to be used only to contact the author if s/he receives the Award
Is the Author African-American?
Illustrator Contact Information - to be used only to contact the illustrator if s/he receives the Award.
Is the Illustrator African-American?
Publisher/Imprint Information
Publish Date