Literary awards, prizes, fellowships
A comprehensive guide to websites and databases
The Academy of American Poets
Awards, prizes and grants for poetry.
Awards. Literature awards:
a web directory from Literature Awards.com.
BookPrizeInfo.com is a source of information on book prizes, literary awards and prizewinning books.
a web directory covering all genres from children’s to non-fiction.
Costa Book Awards
The Costa Book Awards honour some of the most outstanding books of the year written by authors based in the UK and Ireland.
The Duff Cooper Prize
The Duff Cooper Prize is a literary prize awarded annually for the best work of history, biography, political science or (very occasionally) poetry.
The Folio Prize
The Folio Prize is a major English language book prize open to writers from around the world. Its aim is to celebrate the best fiction of our time, regardless of form or genre, and to bring it to the attention of as many readers as possible.
The Goldsmiths Prize – Goldsmiths, University of London
The Goldsmiths Prize is a British literary award founded in 2013. It is for fiction that “opens up new possibilities for the novel form”.
The Gregory O’Donoghue International Poetry Competition
Run by The Munster Literature Centre, Cork, Ireland.
International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award
The international literary award for new works of high literary merit in the English language. Managed by representatives of Dublin City and its Public Library System. Books are nominated for the Award by invited public libraries in cities throughout the world
The Kiriyama Prize
Established in 1996 to recognize outstanding books about the Pacific Rim and South Asia.
Seán Ó Faoláin International Short Story Competition
The competition is run by the Munster Literature Centre in Cork, Ireland.