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Innovations in Reading Infographic
THE POWER OF INNOVATIONS


Since 2009, individuals and organizations recognized by the Innovations in Reading Prize have made major local, national, and international contributions to readers. Explore their work in our infographic.

 


 

APPLY FOR THE 2017 INNOVATIONS IN READING PRIZE

The National Book Foundation's 2017 Innovations in Reading Prize will award $10,000 to an individual or organization that has developed an innovative project which creates and sustains a lifelong love of reading in the community they serve. In addition, the Foundation will recognize four projects, which will receive honorable mention. 

Applications are due by the end of the day on February 28.

If you have questions, please contact Benjamin Samuel at bsamuel@nationalbook.org or call 212-685-0261.

> View the application guidelines.

 


 

GET TO KNOW OUR PAST INNOVATIONS IN READING PRIZE WINNERS.

From the hyper-local to the global, we celebrate reading advocates who've made a difference.

Since 2009, we've identified and rewarded dozens of game-changers who share NBF's mission to expand the audience for literature in America.

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2014 2013

2012 2011

2010 2009


PAST INNOVATIONS IN READING PRIZE WINNERS BY CATEGORY

2009


2010


2011


2012


2013


2014


2015


Activism


Book Clubs


Book Donations


Homeless


Individuals/ Teachers

International


LGBTQ


Libraries


Lit. Journals


Men/ Boys


Military


People of Color


Prisons


Technology


Web/ Media-Based


Women/Girls


Youth/ Family