The Ghana Literary Prize is an annual literary competition to honour the author of the best book of the current year or the previous three years. The prize will be given in the three major genre of Literature prose fiction, poetry, drama and children’s literature, there will be three winners every year.

The competition is open only to published works. The competition bestows public recognition and a monetary award to the winner. Two other writers will also be cited for honorable mention in each of the categories.

The Prize will contribute in a practical way to sustaining the tradition of excellence in the Ghanaian literary world, discovering new authors, and keeping older ones in focus. in addition to highlighting the opportunities in the writing industry to the young and upcoming Ghanaian writers.

The Prize was launched in 2014 but yet to kick off pending technicalities and adequate corporate entities support but all preparations are in process for Announcing the Prize in July

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