Excellence in Graphic Literature Awards Advisory Board and Juries

Advisory Board members and Jurors receive:

  • Access to great graphic novels including graphic novels that you may have missed.
  • Valuable professional networking with some of the brightest minds in literacy and pop culture. The Advisory Board and Category Juries include prominent experts from education, writing, art, publishing, and library science.
  • Individual recognition of your work to select the Excellence in Graphic Literature Awards finalists and winners.
  • Opportunities to highlight your work and the value of graphic literature to educational efforts, literacy, learning, and connection

Excellence in Graphic Literature Advisory Board Member

Advisory Board members are responsible for refining and overseeing all aspects of the Excellence in Graphic Literature Awards (EGL), as well as participating in the Book of the Year and Mosaic Awards selection process.

EGL Advisory Board member positions are for industry leaders with demonstrated and extensive track records representing, but not limited to:

  • Education Member-At-Large
  • Publishing Member-At-Large
  • Library Member-At-Large
  • Inclusivity/Diversity Member-At-Large

Excellence in Graphic Literature Awards – Category Chair

Category Chairs are responsible for overseeing all aspects of the judging process, managing jurors in their assigned category, as well as participating in the Book of the Year and Mosaic Awards selection process.

EGL Category Chairs are industry leaders with demonstrated and extensive track records representing, but not limited to:

  • Education Member-At-Large
  • Publishing Member-At-Large
  • Library Member-At-Large
  • Inclusivity/Diversity Member-At-Large

Excellence in Graphic Literature Awards – Juror

Category Jurors are responsible for reading and evaluating all submitted books in their assigned category.

EGL Jurors are experienced professionals who span the publishing, library, and education industries whose ultimate goal is selecting the best in fiction & nonfiction graphic literature published during the calendar year in their assigned category.

Want to join the Excellence in Graphic Literature Awards Team?

You’ll help strengthen and diversify our judging perspectives for the Excellence in Graphic Literature Awards, so we can identify and recommend the very best in graphic literature.

Applications for the 2022 Excellence in Graphic Literature Awards Juries and Advisory Board are now closed.