1. Go to and click on the Awards tab to familiarize yourself with the guidelines for the Crystal Kite Member Choice Awards.
2. Make sure that your SCBWI membership is current!
3. Log in at scbwi.org and update your publication information! Click on "Manage Profile" and be sure to enter the name and publication date of your most recent book. Then, choose your publisher from one of the drop-down menus. If you have any trouble updating your profile, feel free to call our offices at 323-782-1010 during business hours (9 AM - 5:30 PM, Pacific, Monday - Friday) and someone will be happy to assist you.
4. Already entered your book? To check to see that your book has been entered visit your regional home page at SCBWI.org (click on the Member Home button and then the text See what's going on in your region! (http://www.scbwi.org/Regional-Chapters.aspx?R=53) and then click on the Crystal Kites tab. In the salmon coloured bar above the Search by Author or Title box will be your entered title. If your title is missing, then update your publication information. At this page you can also see all the books already submitted for consideration for your region so that you can start reading them before voting begins.
Don't forget to read through the Crystal Kites Member Choice Awards page http://www.scbwi.org/Pages.aspx/Crystal-Kite-Member-Choice-Award where you will find further information, dates for 2012 and a link to the Frequently Asked Questions page.
We are very excited about the 2012 Crystal Kite Member Choice Awards and look forward to receiving your book!
Crystal Kite Member Choice Awards Coordinator