B.C. Book Prizes
For writers and publishers from British Columbia and the Yukon consisting of 7 category awards of $2000 each plus the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Literary Excellence of $5000.00. Includes criteria and past winners.
Canadian Children's Book Awards
List of awards with past winners.
Dave Greber Freelance Writers Awards
Supports Western Canadian freelance writers with costs prior to publication. Two awards of $2000 for books, magazine articles. Work associated with social justice is strongly encouraged.
Griffin Poetry Prize
Annual international and Canadian award for poetry written or translated into English. Rules, entry form, and profiles of the trustees and judges.
Hackmatack Children's Choice Award
Atlantic Canadian book award chosen by children. Details and former winners.
Quebec Writers' Federation Awards
Current and past competitions, submission details, and winners.
Stephen Leacock Medal For Humour
Annual awards given to the author of the best book of humour written by a Canadian in the current year. Provides an overview of the award, rules, and past winners.
The Scotiabank Giller Prize
The largest prize for fiction in the country, the Scotiabank Giller Prize awards $50,000 to the author of the best Canadian novel or short story collection in English and $5,000 to each finalist.
The Willow Awards
Saskatchewan annual childrens' book awards chosen by children. Created by SYRCA to promote reading. Previous winners, details, and submission guidelines.
The Writers' Trust of Canada: Literary Awards
A variety of awards for Canadian authors and published works. Entry requirements, past winners, related links.