NZ Book Industry Special Award

This is a special award to recognise a company or individual that has been especially innovative or important for the New Zealand book trade over the past year (1 April 2017 to 31 May 2018). They may come from outside the industry or operate outside standard business models.

Winners might be drawn from any of the shortlist entries to other categories, or they may be nominated by anyone in the industry. 

What to submit (if a new nomination)
•    A completed entry form
•    A single PDF (5 pages max.) explaining the significance of this company or individual’s contribution to the New Zealand book trade from 1 April 2017 to 31 May 2018. Word count: 500–1,500 words. You may include photos, scans of examples, etc.

Entry fee
This year there is no fee for this category.

The prize
The winner will be presented with a certificate at the Awards Dinner at Rydges Auckland on Saturday 25th of August and will be included in a media release sent out by Booksellers NZ.

How to enter
Email your entry to by midnight on Monday, 23 July 2018.