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Awards

The Library’s vibrant awards program continues to bring together writers and readers to celebrate and promote excellence in literature and history.

Awards

NSW Premier's Literary Award

Winners announced

Annual

NSW Premier’s Literary Awards

NSW Premier's History Awards

Applications closed

Annual

NSW Premier's History Awards

National Biography Award

Submissions closed

Annual

National Biography Award

2021 Russell Prize for Humour Writing including the 2021 Russell Prize for Humour Writing for Young People

Winners announced

Biennial

The Russell Prize for Humour Writing

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Previous awards

Award announcements

The Library's vibrant awards program brings together writers and readers to celebrate and promote excellence in literature and history.

Previous awards

Previous awards held by the State Library 

Contact details

Address:

Awards Program
State Library of New South Wales
1 Shakespeare Place
Sydney NSW 2000

Telephone:(02) 9273 1605 or (02) 9273 1582
Email:awards.library@sl.nsw.gov.au