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2019 Michigan Author Award Call for Nominations

MI Author Award Seal

MLA is seeking nominations for the 2019 Michigan Author Award. The award recognizes an outstanding published body of literary work by an author who is either from Michigan or has substantial ties to the state.

The Michigan Author Award was established in 1992 with the intention of recognizing significant Michigan authors with a lifetime achievement award. Over the years, the award has been given to a diverse collection of writers working in a variety of genres and styles. A panel of judges representing Michigan Library Association members determines the recipient on overall literary merit. Learn more about the MLA Michigan Author Award.

Download the criteria and guidelines for complete details. Submit your nomination and supporting materials using the online form.

2019 Michigan Author Award Nomination Form

The deadline to submit nominations is February 28, 2019.  

Questions? Please contact MLA at [email protected] or (517) 394-2774.

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