Each year at the Golden Gate Conference, we award the annual Golden Gate Writer’s Award–one for a picture book and one for a MG or YA novel.
Faculty will choose candidates for the Writer’s Award from those writers who submit their work for a paid manuscript critique.
A mention on our website
A complimentary registration for the Golden Gate Conference 2021
Note: Once you have been given an award, you are not eligible to win an award again for three years.
A faculty committee will select “Best in Show” candidates from all portfolios displayed at the Golden Gate Conference. The “Best in Show” will receive a complimentary registration for Illustrator Day 2020.
Please note: The Golden Gate Portfolio Award is now awarded to attendees of our annual Illustrator’s Day event in September.