AIBF’s Awards & Scholarships


The Amelia Island Book Festival is pleased to support emerging authors and aspiring writers by encouraging and recognizing their work. Through such events like our Book Island Book Award and Short Story Contest, we invite writers of all ages to submit their work. 

Check back soon for more information and dates of competitions for the 2021!

Larry Williams presents the 2019 $2000 Christa Powell Walley Scholarship Award to Hilliard High School Senior Kiersten Wright.