YRCA Voting

How do we vote? - Each participating institution may design its own ballot or print out the PNLA ballot form. The PNLA ballot for each year can be found in Word or PDF format on the Nominations page for that year. Please send the compiled results to the YRCA Chair, during the voting period. Compiled results can be sent either by email or postal mail to the YRCA Chair. All ballots MUST be received or postmarked by April 15 to be counted. If you have any questions about the ballot or voting procedures, please contact the YRCA Chair.


Who can vote? - Anyone in grades four through twelve in the Pacific Northwest who has read (or has heard read) at least two titles from the list.

When do we vote? - Between March 15 and April 15. Postmark votes by April 15.

Where do we vote? - Generally, in a student's school library but a participating public library may also conduct balloting.

Where should we send the ballots? - The voting on YRCA nominees will take place between March 15th and April 15th. Use your own print ballot or one downloaded from the YRCA nominations page to compile votes and submit to the YRCA Chair by April 15.

When are the winners announced? - In mid-April.

More questions about YRCA? Contact YRCA Chair, Jocie Wilson, yrca_ab@yahoo.ca