A prize of AUD $5,000 (approximately $3,600) is given annually for an essay. A second-place prize of AUD $2,500 (approximately $1,800) is also given. The winners will be published in Australian Book Review. J. M. Coetzee, Anna Funder, and Peter Rose will judge. Using the online submission system, submit an essay of 2,000 to 5,000 words with an entry fee of AUD $25 (approximately $18) by January 14. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Australian Book Review, Calibre Essay Prize, Studio 2, 207 City Road, Southbank, Victoria, Australia 3006.