CANEX Prize for Publishing in Africa

Opportunity type: Award

For: Publishers

Deadline: 30/06/24

Rewards: Up to $20,000

Location Eligibility: Africa

About this opportunity

The Canex Prize for Publishing calls for all African publishers living in Africa to submit books published within the preceding year (1 January to 31 December) to stand a chance of winning up to $20,000.


  • The winner of the contest wins $20,000
  • Finalists get $2,000 each.



To be eligible for the CANEX Prize for Publishing in Africa, books must be first published by African publishers located in Africa. The publication date must be within the eligibility window of the preceding calendar year beginning from 1 January and ending 31 December. For the inaugural year, books published in the preceding two years will be eligible.

Entry Fee


    How to Apply

    Apply using the link: Canex Prize 2024

    All questions regarding this award should be sent to . 


    Jun 30 2024

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