28th February 2021
Who may enter
The submission is allowed to African-American author born in the United States.
The Black Caucus of the American Library Association (BCALA), in partnership with Biblioboard, is accepting submissions for the 2020 Self-Publishing Literary Award.
Each year, BCALA honors the best self-published eBooks by an African-American author in the United States in the genres of Fiction and Poetry. These awards acknowledge outstanding achievement in the presentation of the cultural, historical, and sociopolitical aspects of the Black Diaspora.
No entry fee
Formal recognition at the Black Caucus of ALA Literary Awards
BCALA Literary Award Seal to use in marketing
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