Awards & Prizes
The RSL administers three annual prizes and two honours. Through its prizes programme, the RSL supports new and established contemporary writers.
For further information about any of these prizes and awards, please contact the awards administrator, Paula Johnson: email@example.com.
Three annual awards, one of £10,000 and two of £5,000, to authors engaged on their first commissioned works of non-fiction
An annual award of £10,000 for a distinguished work of fiction, non-fiction or poetry, evoking the spirit of a place
The Royal Society of Literature's annual prize of £1,000, for the best unpublished short story of the year
'Companion of Literature' is the highest honour that the Society can bestow upon a writer
The purpose of these grants is to buy time for novelists, short-story writers, poets or playwrights with pieces of work in hand. The Council of the...