Application Levels & Pricing

Special promotional pricing is available for returning Honorees, authors / publishers, musicians, junior authors and inventors, and participants of most major tradeshows. Contact the Help Desk to check on available promotions.

Which application level should I choose? Learn more.

Level One


Application Fee Per Item / non-refundable
  • Lifetime Tier 1 license includes rights to use the MCA seal for marketing and promotional purposes (To use the seal on your product packaging or in a downloadable media file, apply at Level Two)
  • 100 Award Seal Stickers
  • Digital Award Certificate
  • MCA-Sponsored Media Release
  • Dedicated Winner’s Page with Links to Your Website, Social Media Pages, and Multiple Points of Sale
  • Inclusion in Up to 3 Categories in Our Online Store
  • Featured in our weekly roundup post on our blog and social media
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* For Level Two applications that don't meet the criteria for an award, a refund is
issued for the licensing portion of the application fee less any applied discounts.
An award is not guaranteed.  Marketing and publicty benefits are
only extended to applicants who meet the criteria for the award.

Marketing Promotion Examples

Weekly Roundup Post (Level 1 & 2)

Mom Knows Best Email Newsletter (Level 2)

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Guidelines and eligibility


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What your peers are saying about us


What others say

"We love Mom’s Choice Awards®. It gives mom consumers confidence in our product. The recognizable seal adds integrity to our product, so consumers are at ease when purchasing our quality, kid-friendly toys."Madalyn Zastrow, Pacific Play Tents, Inc.

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