Christian Retailing's Best Awards

Nominations open for 2017 season

The nomination period is open for the 2017 Christian Retailing's Best awards. Vendors and authors can enter their products between Jan. 16 and Feb. 28.

Nominations cost $60 each. Nominations entered before Feb. 13 are eligible for the Early Bird discount (one entry free for every five entries). Those who nominate products can either pay by credit card during the nomination process or pay by check. All who enter products will receive an invoice.

Nominations may go under one of more than 50 product categories, including Gifts for the Home, Accessories/Apparel, Coloring Book, and Fiction: Historical. Any products released in 2016 may be placed in any of these categories. Please see the Official Rules for details on how the categories are finalized.

Products released in 2015 or before may be entered in the Backlist category.

No product sample is required for nominations.

The 2017 award winners will be announced in June.

For more information, email awards coordinator Jenny Rose Curtis at