Here is a list of contests that are now open for book submission.
Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards – http://www.moonbeamawards.com/ – deadline August 31, 2013
Living Now Book Awards – http://www.livingnowawards.com/ – deadline July 27, 2013
Illumination Christian Book Awards – http://www.illuminationawards.com/ – deadline October 18, 2013
eLit Book Awards – http://www.elitawards.com/ – deadline January 31, 2014
Axiom Business Book Awards – http://www.axiomawards.com/ – deadline January 18, 2014
Independent Publishers Book Awards – http://www.independentpublisher.com/ – deadline March 15, 2014
Here are 2 of the ALA Book Awards – see below for a link to the complete list
Newbery Book Award – http://www.ala.org/alsc/awardsgrants/bookmedia/newberymedal/newberyapp/newberyapplication – deadline December 28, 2013 – I suggest that you get the book to the ALA office before this date as you never know how the holiday mail will be.
Geisel Book Award – http://www.ala.org/alsc/awardsgrants/bookmedia/geiselaward/geiselawardapplicationprocess – deadline December 29, 2013 – I suggest that you get the book to the ALA office before this date as you never know how the holiday mail will be.
For all of ALA book and print awards – http://www.ala.org/awardsgrants/awards/browse/bpma?showfilter=no – be sure to note the deadlines for each award.