A prize of AUD $5,000 (approximately $3,800) and publication in Australian Book Review is given annually for an essay. A second-place prize of AUD $2,500 (approximately $1,900) is also given. Andrea Goldsmith, Phillipa McGuinness, and Peter Rose will judge. Using the online submission system, submit an essay of 3,000 to 6,000 words with a $25 entry fee ($19 for students and current Australian Book Review subscribers) by January 15. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Australian Book Review, Calibre Essay Prize, 207 City Road, Studio 2, Southbank, Victoria, Australia 3006.