Frequently Asked Questions


Q. I am a self-published author. Is my book eligible for the BC National Award for Canadian Non-Fiction?
A. No, self-published books are not eligible for this award.

Q. If a book is not published by August 31st, 2016 but will be published by October 31st, 2016 how can it be entered?
A. By August 31st, 2016 please send a bound galley proof of the book and follow-up with hard copies once the book has been published. The book must be scheduled for publishing by October 31st, 2016 to be eligible.


See Also

Nominated titles should be sent to:
British Columbia's National Award for Canadian Non-Fiction
4276 Musqueam Drive
Vancouver, BC
V6N 3R7


British Columbia Achievement Foundation
T. 604.261.9777 | Toll Free 866.882.6088 (in BC)
E. info@bcachievement.com
F. 778.379.0511

2017 Longlist

2017 Shortlist

2017 Jury Panel


BC's National Award for Canadian Non-Fiction

Previous Award Winners