The 2020 Stella Prize

We are delighted to announce that entries for the 2020 Stella Prize are now open.

The $50,000 Stella Prize will be presented for the best work of literature — fiction or nonfiction — published in 2019 by an Australian woman.

Early-bird entries are now open and will be accepted until 5 p.m. AEST Thursday 22 August.

General entries will be accepted from Friday 23 August until 5 p.m. AEST Friday 27 September, 2019.

Late entries will be accepted until 22 November for books published between 28 September and 31 December 2019 only.

Entries can be completed via Submittable. Please read the full Submission Guidelines before submitting to the 2020 Stella Prize.