How to enter

Entry forms for The Orwell Prizes 2019, for work published in 2018, are below. Please be aware that opening and closing dates vary between prizes: see key dates


Entry should be made via the appropriate online entry form:

The Orwell Foundation launches a new prize for political fiction, to be awarded in June 2019. Therefore, entries for The Orwell Prize for Political Writing 2019 are restricted to works of non-fiction.

To assist with your entry:

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