Entries to the 2016 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards have closed. Information on the 2017 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards will be available at a later date

Entries are sought each year for books of high literary merit, and in the case of the Prize for Australian History, scholarly accomplishment.

The book must be professionally edited and published. Digital books will be accepted only if they are also available in printed (bound) form.

You must be a citizen or permanent resident of Australia to enter the award.

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