PEN is now accepting submissions for the 2016 PEN Literary Awards. Our awards program, the most comprehensive in the country, invites publishers and literary agents to send in submissions for awards in the fields of fiction, science writing, essays, drama, poetry, and more. PEN also accepts nominations from writers and PEN Members for our many career achievement awards.

Click here for a complete list of awards being offered in 2016.

NOTE: The deadline for submissions and nominations is earlier this year: August 15th, 2015. Please visit each award’s page for details on how to submit, as some awards’ submission processes have changed.