Events and Important Dates

You’ll want to mark these important Scotiabank Giller Prize dates on your calendar. We hope you’ll tune in and join us, online or in person as the occasions present themselves.

Jury Announcement

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Submission Deadlines

2022 Scotiabank Giller Prize entries (finished books or galleys, no loose pages) are to be submitted according to the following schedule:

Deadline 1: February 18, 2022
Books published between October 1, 2021, and February 28, 2022, must be received on or before February 18, 2022.

Deadline 2: April 14, 2022
Books published between March 1, 2022, and April 30, 2022, must be received on or before April 14, 2022.

Deadline 3: June 17, 2022
Books published between May 1, 2022, and June 30, 2022, must be received on or before June 17, 2022.

Deadline 4: August 12, 2022
Books published between July 1, 2022, and September 30, 2022, must be received on or before August 12, 2022.

Submissions received after the final deadline of August 12, 2022, will be deemed ineligible.

Longlist Announcement

Tuesday, September 6, 2022

Please check back for details.

Shortlist Announcement

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Please check back for details.

Between the Pages

October 12 – November 3, 2022

Please check back for details.

Winner Announcement

Monday, November 7, 2022

Watch the 2022 Scotiabank Giller Prize broadcast on CBC and the free CBC Gem streaming service, where the winner will be announced.

#GillerWinner Twitter Chat

Thursday, November 10, 2022

Readers will have the opportunity to congratulate the 2022 Scotiabank Giller Prize winner during an hour-long #GillerWinner Twitter chat.