The CBCA Victorian Branch presents two awards each year.
The Leila St John Award is presented to an individual in recognition of their services to children’s literature in Victoria. The 2016 recipient was Geri Coughlin.
The Crichton Award for Children’s Book Illustration is awarded to a first-time children’s book illustrator. The 2016 winner was Allison Colpoys for The Underwater Fancy-Dress Parade. Text by Davina Bell. Published by Scribe Publications.
Please refer to the individual award pages for details of how to enter, how they are judged and a list of the winners from previous years.