Awards

SBC presents and organises a number of awards to recognise literary excellence across languages and genres.

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01
Jan
1970
Thu

(Malay: Hadiah Sastera Singapura 2022) Singapore Literature Prize 2022

This biennial competition is open to Singapore citizens and permanent residents whose works of ficti...
01
Jan
1970
Thu

(Chinese: 新加坡文学奖 2022)Singapore Literature Prize 2022

This biennial competition is open to Singapore citizens and permanent residents whose works of ficti...
01
Jan
1970
Thu

Singapore Literature Prize 2022

This biennial competition is open to Singapore citizens and permanent residents whose works of ficti...
01
Jan
1970
Thu

Singapore Literature Prize 2022 - Tamil

This biennial competition is open to Singapore citizens and permanent residents whose works of ficti...
04
Oct
2020
Sun

Hedwig Anuar Children’s Book Award

The Hedwig Anuar Children’s Book Award (HABA) is presented biennially to an outstanding children’s book written by a Singapore citizen or Permanent Resident.

Meet the winners of HABA here!

10
Apr
2021
Sat

Anugerah Persuratan

Anugerah Persuratan merupakan usaha berterusan Majlis Bahasa Melayu Singapura (MBMS) dalam mengiktiraf para penulis yang bergiat dalam seni persuratan. Majlis Bahasa Melayu Singapura telah menganjurkan acara dwitahunan ini sejak tahun 1993.

27
Aug
2020
Thu

Singapore Literature Prize

This biennial competition is open to Singapore citizens and Permanent Residents whose works of fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction have been published in Singapore or abroad during a specified period of time in any of Singapore’s four official languages — Chinese, English, Malay, or Tamil.

16
Oct
2020
Fri

S.E.A. Write Award

Since 1979, the S.E.A. Write Award, or the Southeast Asian Writers Award, has been presented annually to poets and writers in Southeast Asia. 

14
May
2018
Mon

Scholastic Asian Book Award (SABA)

The Scholastic Asian Book Award (SABA) is a joint initiative between Singapore Book Council (SBC) and Scholastic Asia. To promote Asian experiences and expression in creative and innovative forms, this award recognises writers of Asian origin whose manuscripts have the potential to share uniquely Asian experiences of life, spirit, and thinking with the rest of the world.

05 - 08
Sep
2019
Thu - Sun

Scholastic Picture Book Award (SPBA)

The Scholastic Picture Book Award (SPBA) is a joint initiative between the Singapore Book Council (SBC) and Scholastic Asia, and it is presented biennially to an outstanding unpublished picture book with distinct Asian themes by an Asian team of writer and illustrator.