Outstanding Pennsylvania Author and/or Illustrator

PSLA AWARDS
Distinguished Service Award
Outstanding Pennsylvania Author and/or Illustrator
Outstanding School Administrator (Building or District)
Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award Program
All PSLA Awards (including those on hiatus for 2018)

The Outstanding Pennsylvania Author and/or Illustrator Award recognizes an author and/or illustrator who has made a notable contribution to the field of literature for youth.

2018 Recipient: Jordan Sonnenblick

Previous Outstanding PA Authors and/or Illustrators Award Winners

Eligibility:

  • The nominee must be a present or former Pennsylvania resident or whose work represents or reflects Pennsylvania.
  • The nominee must be nominated by a PSLA member.
  • The nominee's body of work must show evidence of substantial and lasting impact on children or young adult literature.

Selection of the award is based on the Outstanding Author and/or Illustrator Award Rubric, which is provided with the application form below:

Outstanding Pennsylvania Author and/or Illustrator Award Application and Scoring Rubric (Word)

Outstanding Pennsylvania Author and/or Illustrator Award Application and Scoring Rubric (PDF)

If you have any questions, please contact the Awards Committee Chair ([email protected]).