Two-year appointment. Selects annual list of the best books from other countries published or distributed in the USA during the previous year. Attendance is required at the selection meeting in December.
Two-year appointment. This award is given annually to a program that promotes international understanding among children through books. Solicit nominations, select winner, publicize the award.
Convenes in even years to select the Dorothy Briley Memorial Lecturer, a person from outside the United States who presents a lecture at the biennial IBBY Regional Conference.
Two-year appointment. This prestigious award is presented to an author and illustrator of international stature at each biennial IBBY World Congress. Nominate U.S. candidates, prepare dossiers, choose books for biennial IBBY Honor List.
Two-year appointment. Nominate U.S. candidates for the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award, given annually by the Swedish government to an author, illustrator, storyteller, or promoter of children’s books.
Two-year appointment. Recommend a project to be nominated for the award, given biennially to groups or institutions that have made a lasting contribution to reading programs for children and young people.
The United States Board on Books for Young People
The U.S. National Section of International Board on Books for Young People
Building Bridges Through Children's and Young Adult Books
Center for Teaching through Children´s Books
National Louis University
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Wheeling, IL 60090
V. Ellis Vance, Executive Director Executive.Director@usbby.org
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