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, 2017 but will be published by October 31st, 2017 how can it be entered?
A. By August 31st, 2017 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, 2017 to be eligible. If it will not be published by October 31st, 2017, it may be submitted the following year.




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



BC's National Award for Canadian Non-Fiction

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