The Wilbur Smith Adventure Writing Prize is an international prize that supports and celebrates the best adventure writing today. The Prize is open to writers of any nationality, writing in English. 

Awards are presented in three categories:

Key Dates for 2023: 

New Voices Award: Submissions open 26th December 2022 - 30th April 2023. Early bird entry is available at a discounted rate until January 31st 2023

Best Published Novel: Submissions open 16th January 2023 - 17th February 2023

Author of Tomorrow: Submissions open 16th January 2023 - 30th April 2023