2019 Nomination Form: CILIP Carnegie Medal

CILIP members from all sectors can nominate up to two titles for one or both of the medals.
CILIP's mission for the Awards is: to inspire and empower the next generation to create a better world through books and reading
We will do this by:
  • Celebrating outstanding writing and illustration for children and young people.
  • Recognising a broad range of perspectives, experiences and voices.
  • Championing the power of librarians to connect children and young people with outstanding books that represent their identities and help them shape a better world.
  • Encouraging authors, illustrators and publishers to create more books for children and young people that reflect all identities and promote diversity.
  • Promoting a readership and market that values diversity, representation and inclusion in books for books for children and young people.
  • Challenging children and young people with a diversity of ideas and perspectives to promote empathy, tolerance and understanding.
 We welcome nominations in the spirit of this mission that meet our Awards criteria.
 Please complete this form and click the SUBMIT button at the bottom of the page.
Your CILIP Member Details
For group nominations (CILIP Member Network or branch) please specify your group or network.
CILIP Carnegie Medal Nominations 
CILIP Carnegie Medal nominations for an outstanding book for children and young people in terms of writing. Please review the CILIP Carnegie Medal criteria before submitting your nomination, and comment (free text boxes below) on how each of the criteria aspects contribute to an outstanding book. Nominations will not be considered unless a supporting answer is included in each case. 
NOTE: The fields for a second nomination will display if you indicate that you wish to make a second nomination.
Carnegie Nomination One
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Would you like to make a second nomination for the CILIP Carnegie Medal? *
Carnegie Nomination Two
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