How to enter

Entry forms for The Orwell Prizes 2019 are below for work published in 2018. Opening and closing dates vary across the prizes, see key dates for details.


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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