The Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction

The SoA are delighted to be administering the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction from 2017. 

Founded in 1996, the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction is one of the UK's most prestigious annual book awards for fiction written by a woman.

Publishers may enter a maximum of three titles per imprint.

Entry to the 2017 Award is closed.

Don't forget to read the Terms & Conditions

The Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction is administered by the Society of Authors 

For more information please email baileyswomensprize@societyofauthors.org 

Important information

  • Entrants must be writing in English and must be published in the UK.
  • Novels must be published in the United Kingdom between 1 April 2016, and 31 March 2017.
  • All subject matters and women of any age, from any nationalty or country of reisdence are eligible.