Enter the Prize

The Orwell Prize for Journalism and The Orwell Prize for Exposing Britain’s Social Evils are now open for work published in the calendar year 1st January – 31st December 2017.

  • The Orwell Prize for Journalism and The Orwell Prize for Exposing Britain’s Social Evils will close for entries midnight Thursday 11th January 2018.
  • The Orwell Prize for Books is now closed for entries. The winner will be announced at the Prize Ceremony in June 2018, with longlists and shortlists in the spring.

Please read the rules of entry before completing the appropriate form. You can find out more about the prize here. If you have any questions, please contact us.

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“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