Enter the Prizes

Entry for The Orwell Prizes 2024 can be made via the forms below.

Find out more about The Orwell Prizes, their inspiration, and how they work here. You can also read our introduction to The Orwell Prize for Reporting Homelessness –¬†including some additional guidance for previously unpublished writers – here.

Entrants should make a separate entry for each prize they wish to be considered for. If you are unable to access the form, please contact us.

In addition, entries for The Orwell Prize for Reporting Homelessness can be sent to: The Orwell Prize for Reporting Homelessness, The Orwell Foundation, Institute of Advanced Studies, University College London, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT. You’ll need to include a completed entry form, as well as a consent form if you are entering on behalf of someone else.


For more information, please review the key milestones in the prize cycle or take a look at our answers to some frequently asked questions. You can also sign up to our newsletter for the latest updates.

Please note: rules are reviewed each year.

If none of the options above answer your query, please don’t hesitate to contact us.