At NAPPA Awards our focus is family and our mission is simple — find and showcase the best toys, baby and family products.
Submissions are open year-round. See below for editorial calendar celebrating our winners.
Just a few brands we have proudly worked with:
We have been celebrating the best for 30 years! The industry knows and respects us and parents trust us. As one of the longest running awards programs in the country, we are the “go-to” source for parents and professionals seeking the best products for their children and families.
What sets us apart:
NAPPA not only has a national reach, but a community reach through parenting publications throughout the nation. We are where moms are.
- NAPPA’s Facebook followers: 19K
- NAPPA’s Twitter followers: 3,384
- More moms on Instagram & Pinterest: 3K
- Email subscribers: 15K
NAPPA is the exclusive product evaluator for L.A. Parent, reaching 200,000 families each month in the second largest market in the country. We are the ONLY awards program with a media partner that has both PRINT and DIGITAL reach.
NAPPA reviews are seen in parenting publications around the country, reaching hundreds of thousands of moms. Check out our Press section!
We test and evaluate products in the following categories:
- Toys Games Books
- Virtual Products (Apps, Podcasts, Video Games, Software and Websites)
- Inclusive and Special Needs Products
- Educational Tools for Parents and Children, Arts & Crafts
- Family Health & Safety, Healthy Snacks, Nutrition & Fitness
- Gadgets ‘n’ Gear
- Natural & Green
What Winners Receive:
- Dedicated post on NAPPA website and all NAPPA social media channels.
- Inclusion in editorial roundups in Play Learn Connect, NAPPA Award’s consumer newsletter.
- Complimentary winning seal that can be used on all marketing materials, packaging and at trade shows.
- Inclusion in roundups supplied to our exclusive media partner, L.A. Parent, reaching more than 200,000 families each month.
- Inclusion in roundups sent to more than 100 editors of parenting publications throughout the country.
2020 Editorial Calendar Showcasing our Winners:
We are offering deadline extensions due to the impact of COVID-19. Please contact Elena: firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline: March 15
Special Needs Resources, Tools & Products
Deadline: March 1
Baby & New Mom | Healthy Living | Household Products
Deadline: June 1
Spring & Summer Fun
Deadline: May 1
Back to School
Deadline: July 1
Celebrating the Holidays
Deadline: September 1