Creators Book & Media Awards

Eligibility

To be eligible for the 2011 competition, entries (books, e-books, videos, video trailers, and other media) must have been first produced, marketed, and distributed in 2010.

Deadline For Entries

Entries must be postmarked no later than February 15, 2011.

Judging Criteria

Your entry will be judged based upon the editorial, physical and visual standards used by booksellers and media reviewers. Professional packaging and overall excellence of product are keys. CreativityInnovationImpactDesignWriting

Entry Fees

2011 Creators Book and Media Awards Entry Fee is $75 (U.S. dollars) for a single entry. An entry may be entered into multiple categories by paying the “subsequent entries” fee of $60 (U.S. dollars) for each additional category entered. Each piece will be judged separately in each category entered. Pieces entered in multiple categories are eligible to win multiple awards. We accept MasterCard, VISA, and AMEX payments only.

Award Trophies and Certificates

2011 Creators Book and Media Awards are granted at three levels. Items that receive the highest average score from the judges within a given industry category are awarded a "Best of Industry" 2011 Creators Book and Media Awards and will receive a personalized 2011 Creators Book and Media Awards trophy to commemorate the achievement. Remaining items will then be judged against a standard of overall excellence and quality for either an Outstanding 2011 Creators Book and Media Award or Standard of Excellence 2011 Creators Book and Media Award based upon the total score given to the entry by the 2011 Creators Book and Media Award judges. These winners will receive a personalized certificate of achievement.