You can win one of $35,000 in prizes just for entering and you get a chance to have your book made into a movie or TV show by Wind Dancer Films.
All winners get a free certificate, medals, stickers and digital seals. They also get displayed at the International Miami Book Fair free of charge and there are many more perks!
Fee: $89 for Early Bird Registration (April 1);
$99 Regular Registration Deadline (May 1);
$109 Late Registration (June 1).
INDIEFAB annually honors more than 250 winners in 66 categories. By entering your book into the awards program, you will automatically receive a year long subscription to the quarterly Foreword Reviews. Winners will be featured in the Fall issue of Foreword Reviews.
Fee: $75 Early bird before September 1, 2016;
$99 After September 1, 2016
Conducted annually, the Independent Publisher Book Awards honor the year's best independently published titles from around the world. Each announced book will receive a gold, silver or bronze medal, a personalized certificate, and 20 foil seal.
Entry fees range from the early bird fee of $75 to $95 when you enter closer to the final deadline of February 27, 2016.
Regional and ebook category entries are $55 when added to a national category entry.
Fee: $150 per title, $ 50 additional entry
The Parents' Choice Awards committees look for products that entertain and teach with flair, stimulate imagination and inspire creativity. Judges are interested in how a product helps a child grow in many ways: socially, intellectually, emotionally, ethically and physically. Products must be free of racial or gender bias. Above all, products must not extol violence.
Early-bird entry fee is $75 per title, per category until the first early-bird deadline,
$85 during the second early-bird period, and then $95 until the final deadline.
Fee: $85 to $105
No exact date yet for 2016 submission. The 2015 total prize fund was £60,000. Each of the category winners receives £5,000 and the overall winner receives a further £30,000. The Short Story Award winner receives £3,000, with the authors in second and third place receiving £1,500 and £500 respectively.
No dates yet for 2016 submission but as of 2015 prizes, category winner will receive a TISBA 2015 Category Winner, a virtual sticker, a one-minute book trailer and a listing in the Winners’ Circle on the TISBA website. A review of each winning entry will be posted on the TISBA Review Blog.
As of 2015 fee to enter the first category for each book is $33 per book in the month of March. In April the initial fee is $44, and in May initial fee is $55.