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Call for nominations: NSW Premier’s Literary Awards 2018

Tuesday 22 August 2017

The State Library of NSW today announced the opening of nominations for the 2018 NSW Premier’s Literary Awards. 

Established in 1979, the NSW Premier’s Literary Awards have recognised hundreds of talented Australian writers.

According to NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, “The NSW Government is committed to increasing public engagement with the arts and these awards honour the distinguished achievement of some of our best.”

Total prize money, including sponsored awards, of up to $305,000 will be presented to the winners at an awards ceremony on 30 April 2018.

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