American Picture Book Awards

Pura Belpre Awards
Celebrates the Latino cultural experience by honoring a Latino/Latina illustrator
Boston Globe-Horn Book
Award from the Boston Globe newspaper and Horn Book Magazine
Caldecott Awards
Celebrates distinguished contribution to American picture book illustration
Coretta Scott King Awards
Awarded to African American illustrators for outstanding contribution
Ezra Jack Keats Award
Recognizes and encourages new authors and illustrators children's books field
Golden Kite Awards
Only children's book award judged by a jury of peers
Jane Addams Award
Promote the cause of peace, social justice, world community, and the equality
Orbis Pictus Awards
Promotes and recognizes excellence in the writing of children's nonfiction
Charlotte Zolotow Awards
Awarded to the author of the best picture book text

International Picture Book Awards

Picture Book of the Year
Australia's picture book award
Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Illustrator's Award
Canada's picture book award
Russell Clark Award
New Zealand's picture book award
Kate Greenaway Medal for Illustrators
United's Kingdom's picture book award
Hans Christian Andersen Award
Awarded every other year by the International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY)
Biennial Illustrations Bratislava (BIB)
BIB is international competition of children's book illustrators