AXIOM AWARDS 2020 ENTRY GUIDELINES
There are two ways to enter the Axiom Awards: by check or by credit card online.
To Enter Online: Use the online entry form to pay by credit card. Then print out your online entry receipt, tuck it into the cover of your books, and send the books to the address below.
To Enter with Mail-In Entry Form: Fill out the mail-in entry form to pay by check. Tuck the completed form and check into the cover of your books, and send the books to the address below.
Mailing Your Entry: Please include completed entry form and check/credit card info or online registration receipt in the same package as the books. When entering a title into more than one category, please send two copies of the book for each category entered.
Axiom Awards 2020
1129 Woodmere Ave – Suite B
Traverse City, MI 49686
Entering E-books: When entering with an e-book only, fill out forms as usual but send your e-book as an attachment to us via email, in any commonly used format, to email@example.com with “Axiom E-Book Entry” in the subject line.
Who May Enter
Authors and publishers throughout North America and overseas publishers who publish English-language business books intended for the American market may enter. E-books may be entered in all categories to be judged alongside print books.
Books that are published with a 2018-2020 copyright or that were released between March 2018 and January 2020 are eligible. Publishers are to select the category or categories in which the book(s) should be judged.
Submission for more than one category is acceptable. Submit TWO copies of the title per category. For example, when you enter a title into two categories, please send us four books. All books entered become the physical property of Jenkins Group Inc. and will eventually be donated to local libraries and charities.
EARLY BIRD ENTRY:
until July 20, 2019
$75 per title, per category
Please include completed entry form and check/credit card info or online registration receipt in the same package as the books. When entering a title into more than one category, please send two copies of the book for each category entered.
Judging will be based on content, originality, design, and production quality, with emphasis on innovation and creativity. Our judging panel includes experts from the fields of editing, design, reviewing, bookselling, and library science. Three to five medalists per category will be named on about February 13, 2020.
All entries must be postmarked by January 11, 2020. We will confirm your entry via e-mail.
Awards and Recognition
Gold, silver, and bronze medals will be awarded in each category. Winners also receive personalized certificates and foil award stickers.