Christian Indie Awards

Since 2008, Christian Indie Awards honor Christian books by independent authors and small publishers for outstanding contribution to Christian life.

The 2023 winners will be announced at The Well Conference on April 22, 2023.

Nominations for the 2024 Christian Indie Awards are open. Books published in 2022 and 2023 are eligible. The awards close on October 1, 2023. Review the Eligibility & Guidelines and 21 Categories.

The 2024 winners will be announced at The Well Conference in April 2024. A Christian Indie Award winner press release will be sent to 400 Christian media.

Here is a list of the benefits of entering the Christian Indie Awards. If your book wins you:

  • would receive a trophy at the awards ceremony at The Well Conference.
  • and your book would be publicized to 400 Christian media outlets.
  • your book would be placed in a retailer book basket drawing at the Christian Product Expo trade show. So a retailer would win your book and place it for sale in their store. 
  • could apply the award emblem to your book cover.
  • could post on social media about winning this prestigious award.

The 2023 award winners can be found HERE.