The rules and eligibility criteria for the 2023 JCB Prize for Literature are available here.

Key dates

Entries open 1st March 2023
Deadline for entries 30th April 2023
Deadline for call-in nominations 31st May 2023
Submission of final information 1st August 2023
Announcement of longlist (of ten) 3rd September 2023
Announcement of shortlist (of five) October 2023
Awards ceremony 19th November 2023