SHOP NOW: free delivery anywhere in Australia for two or more books

The Fogarty Literary Award

FogartyAward_NOWORDING copyThe 2019 Fogarty Literary Award is proudly sponsored by the Fogarty Foundation and Fremantle Press. The prize is biennial and is awarded to an unpublished manuscript by a Western Australian author aged between 18 and 35 for a work of adult fiction, narrative non-fiction or young adult fiction. The winner receives a cash prize of $20,000 and a publishing contract with Fremantle Press.


Open on Monday 25 March 2019 and close at midnight WST on Monday 22 April 2019.


All submissions are to be made electronically on the Fremantle Press Submittable page. Before commencing your submission please carefully read the terms of use below. Also make sure you have a 100-word biography, a provisional title for your work and that you know the word count of your manuscript. Please note: if you are shortlisted for this prize, proof of your age and of your Western Australian residency will be required.


Shortlisted authors will be notified by phone or email. The winner will be announced at a special event in May 2019.


If you require assistance with your electronic submission, or for any other inquiries, please contact Fremantle Press on (08) 9430 6331.