Christian Retailing's Best Awards

Nominations now open for 2016 season

Nominations are now open for the 2016 Christian Retailing's Best awards. Vendors and authors can enter their products here between Jan. 18 and Feb. 29.

Nominations cost $60 each. Nominations entered before Feb. 15 are eligible for the Early Bird discount (one entry free for every five entries). Those who nominate products for the awards will be invoiced for the nomination fee.

Nominations may go under one of more than 60 categories, including Games/Toys and Seasonal/Holiday in the Gifts super category and Fiction: Amish and Fiction: Biblical in Books. Any products released in 2015 may be placed in any of these categories. Please see the official rules page on the lefthand menu for details on how the categories are finalized.

Products released in 2014 or before may be entered in the Backlist category. No product sample is required.

Winners will be announced in June at the International Christian Retail Show in Cincinnati.

For more information, email awards coordinator Jenny Rose Curtis at