Pulitzer Prizes

Prizes in Books

Deadline: 
July 15, 2024 - Check back on June 15th for Upcoming Deadline
Entry Fee: 
$75
Cash Prize: 
$15,000
E-mail address: 

Six prizes of $15,000 each are given annually for books of poetry, fiction, general nonfiction, U.S. history, biography, and memoir first published in the United States during the current year. Eligible authors include U.S. citizens and permanent residents or those who have made the United States their longtime primary home. Using only the online submission system, submit a digital copy of a book published between January 1 and July 14 with a $75 entry fee by July 15. The deadline for books published during the second half of the year is October 15. Visit the website for the required entry form and complete guidelines.

Pulitzer Prizes, Prizes in Books, Columbia University, 709 Pulitzer Hall, 2950 Broadway, New York, NY 10027. (212) 854-3841.