The rules and eligibility criteria for the 2022 JCB Prize for Literature are available here.

Key dates

Entries open 1st March 2022
Deadline for entries 30th April 2022
Deadline for call-in nominations 31st May 2022
Submission of final information 1st August 2022
Announcement of longlist (of ten) 3rd September 2022
Announcement of shortlist (of five) October 2022
Awards ceremony 19th November 2022