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Ottawa Book Awards 2015 – Note to Authors


This just in from the City of Ottawa:


The City of Ottawa is now accepting submissions to the 2015 Ottawa Book Awards competition.

The deadline for submission is January 5, 2015 (for books published by Ottawa authors in 2014)

The 2015 Ottawa Book Awards Program Guidelines and Submission Form are available at: . We ask that you review the guidelines to ensure that your book is eligible for this year’s award.

Please note that all authors are required to submit a signed Submission Form to the Cultural Funding office. If your books are to be submitted by your publisher, you may send the signed form under separate cover.

Please note that this year we are asking authors, or their publishers, to send an author photo and bio, an image of the book jacket and a short description of the book in electronic form, in addition to completing the submission form and sending copies of their books. Please check the detailed information in the Guidelines and Submission Form.

For further information, please contact David Poole at or 613 580-2424 ext 28517