Given by the ALA Association for Library Service to children, the award honors a Latino/Latina writer and illustrator whose work "best portrays, affirms, and celebrates the Latino cultural experience."
Given by the Consortium of Latin American Studies Programs (CLASP) to authors who produce "quality children’s and young adult books that portray Latin America, the Caribbean, or Latinos in the United States."
Presented by the Council for Exceptional Children, the Dolly Gray Children’s Literature Award recognizes authors, illustrators, and publishers that appropriately portray individuals with developmental disabilities.
Given by the American Library Association's Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Round Table, the Stonewall Award is given to books with "exceptional merit relating to the gay/lesbian/bisexual/transgender experience."
Put together by the ALA Committee of the Feminist Task Force of the Social Responsibilities Round Table, the Bloomer Booklist assembles books with "significant feminist content, intended for young readers."