Awards

The Library’s vibrant awards program continues to bring together writers and readers to celebrate and promote excellence in literature and history.  

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NSW Premier's Literary Awards

Annual

Total prize money up to $305,000. 

Entries for the 2018 awards are now open.

NSW Premier's History Awards

Annual

Total prize money $75,000

Winners were announced on 1 September.

Awards in association with the State Library of NSW

Miles Franklin Award

Annual award of $60,000
 

Nita B. Kibble Literary Awards

Annual award of $30,000.
 

Dobbie Literary Award


Annual award of $5,000