Application Process - Speaker's Book Award

1. Prepare a brief synopsis (maximum 250 words) of each book you are submitting to be considered for the Speaker's Book Award, demonstrating how the entry meets the eligibility criteria. You will be required to include this synopsis on your online application form.

2. Complete and submit an online application form. 2022 application period: April 11 to May 20, 2022.

3. The online application will include instructions to send an electronic copy of the book. If one is not available, arrangements can be made to send in a hard copy. Please contact bookaward@ola.org or (416) 325-7500 to make arrangements. If your book is shortlisted, you will be instructed to send in hard copies of the book.  

Entries will not be considered until a copy of the book is received. For more information, please contact bookaward@ola.org or (416) 325-7500.