The International Literacy Association (ILA) Children's and Young Adult Book Awards are given for an author's first or second published book written for children or young adults (birth to 17 years).
Awards are given in three categories: Primary, Intermediate, and Young Adult for fiction and nonfiction works. Books from all countries and published in English for the first time during the 2023 calendar year will be considered. At this time, self-published books are not eligible.
Note: Please be sure to review all the requirements on the form before starting to ensure you have all required information.
- Open Date: August 1, 2023
- Submission Deadline: November 1, 2023
- Applicants are notified of the results via email by early June 2024.
For more information on book submissions, please review the ILA Children's and Young Adult Book Awards guidelines.