Awards Submission Form


Submission process (Please read Awards Guidelines carefully before filling out this form!)

    1. Fill out the form below for each book you are submitting for consideration.If you have questions about which category a book should be submitted in, please email the Awards Administrator at multiple submissions, you can choose to download our Submission spreadsheet (Excel). Email the completed spreadsheet to

IMPORTANT: The person submitting the form is entirely responsible for the accuracy of the information provided, so please check your work carefully.

    1. After you have submitted your books, complete the process by paying the submission fee of $45 per book ($40 per book for publishers submitting 11 or more books) via our online payment system or mailing a check to Lambda Literary (address below). Checks should be made out to “Lambda Literary Foundation” and include the book’s title in the MEMO field.
    2. Send 5 copies of each submitted book to Lambda Literary postmarked by December 1st, 2014.Authors/publishers of books released in December must email the Lammy Administrator at to request an extension. Bound galleys or bound manuscripts of books published in late December may be accepted in lieu of finished copies of the book.

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Please note: electronic versions of books (PDFs) are not accepted.

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