The Orwell Prize 2018
The countdown timer on the right is for the next important milestone in the prize year. Elsewhere on this site you'll find the history and values of the prize, previous winners and our rules. Visit the Orwell Foundation tab for upcoming events!
“The Orwell Prize is THE prize for political writing, the one you really covet as an author, and getting the Orwell Prize for Exposing Britain’s Social Evils feels a wonderful affirmation, especially if you are reporting from outside the Westminster bubble.”
Felicity Lawrence, winner, The Orwell Prize for Exposing Britain’s Social Evils 2017
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The Orwell Prize 2017 winners
The Irish Times, The Guardian, The Observer