Canadian Children's Book Awards
- Canadian Library Association Book of the Year for Children
- CLA Young Adult Book Award
- The Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Illustrator's Award
Winners are announced annually at the Canadian Library Association conference (June/July).
- Governor General's Awards for Children's Literature
Awards for writing and for illustration, in English and in French. Shortlists are released annually in October, and winners are announced in mid-November.
- Mr. Christie's Book Awards
- Sponsored by Christie Brown & Co. Awards to books in English and French. Winners are announced in the summer of each year.
- Canadian Information Book Award
- Children's Literature Roundtables of Canada.
- The Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Canadian Picture Book Award
- International Board on Books for Young People - Canadian Section.
- I.O.D.E. Violet Downey Children's Book Award
- Imperial Order of Daughters of the Empire. Awarded to a book of over 300 words for readers aged 13 or under.
- The Vicky Metcalf Award
- Canadian Authors Association. Awarded to an author for a body of work.
- The Ruth Schwartz Children's Book Award
- Ontario Arts Council and Canadian Booksellers Association. Awarded to a book chosen by a jury of children.
- Geoffrey Bilson Award for Historical Fiction
- Canadian Children's Book Centre.
- Vicky Metcalf Short Story Award
- Canadian Authors Association.
Canadian Regional Awards
- Sheila A. Egoff Award
- Best children's book by a British Columbia writer.
- R. Ross Annett Award for Children's Literature
- Best children's book by an Alberta writer. Chosen by the Writers Guild of Alberta.
- Manitoba Young Reader's Choice Awards
- Manitoba School Library Association. Selected by Manitoba young people in grades 4 through 8.
- The Silver Birch Awards
- Ontario Library Association. Awarded to a Canadian book selected by Grade 4-6 students in Ontario.
- IODE (Toronto) Children's Book Award
- Awarded to a Toronto-area writer or illustrator of an outstanding Canadian children's book.
- Ann Connor Brimer Award
- Best children's book by a resident of the Atlantic Provinces.
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