YOU’LL WANT TO ADD THESE TO YOUR CALENDAR

Important Dates

YOU’LL WANT TO ADD THESE TO YOUR CALENDAR

Important Dates

2023 Scotiabank Giller Prize Jury

JURY ANNOUNCEMENT

Tuesday, January 24, 2023
The 2023 Scotiabank Giller Prize jury was announced on January 24, 2023. This year’s jury includes award-winning authors Sharon Bala, Brian Thomas Isaac, Rebecca Makkai, Neel Mukherjee and Ian Williams (jury chair).

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An Ocean of Minutes

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 17, 2023
Books published between October 1, 2022, and February 28, 2023, must be received on or before February 18, 2022.

Deadline 2: April 14, 2023
Books published between March 1, 2023, and April 30, 2023, must be received on or before April 14, 2023.

Deadline 3: June 16, 2023
Books published between May 1, 2023, and June 30, 2023, must be received on or before June 16, 2023.

Deadline 4: August 11, 2023
Books published between July 1, 2023, and September 30, 2023, must be received on or before August 11, 2023.

Submissions received after the final deadline of August 11, 2023, will be deemed ineligible.

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An Ocean of Minutes
The Rooms Newfoundland

LONGLIST ANNOUNCEMENT

Tuesday, September 6, 2022 | 9:30 a.m. ET
The 2022 Scotiabank Giller Prize longlist will be announced at The Rooms in St. John’s, Newfoundland. The event will be live streamed on our Facebook channel.

Jack Rabinovitch Reading Room

SHORTLIST ANNOUNCEMENT

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 | 11:00 a.m. ET
The 2022 shortlist will be announced at The Jack Rabinovitch Reading Room at the Toronto Reference Library. Tune in to the live announcement on our Facebook page.

Jack Rabinovitch Reading Room
Between the Pages

BETWEEN THE PAGES TOUR

October 12 – November 3, 2022
We are thrilled to be resuming our Between the Pages tour for the first time since 2019.

Between the Pages: An Evening with the Scotiabank Giller Prize Finalists will take you inside the minds and creative lives of the writers on the 2022 shortlist.

  • Ottawa – October 12, at the National Gallery
  • Vancouver – October 17, at The Playhouse
  • Calgary – October 19, at Studio Bell
  • Winnipeg – October 25, at The WAG
  • Halifax – October 27, at Halifax Public Library
  • Toronto – November 3, at Koerner Hall

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Scotiabank Giller Prize Winner Announcement

WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT

Monday, November 7, 2022 | 9:00 p.m. ET
Watch the 2022 Scotiabank Giller Prize broadcast on CBC and the free CBC Gem streaming service, where the winner will be announced.

Scotiabank Giller Prize Winner Announcement
Giller Winner Twitter Chat

GILLER WINNER TWITTER CHAT

Thursday, November 10, 2022 | 2 p.m. ET
Readers will have the opportunity to congratulate the 2022 Scotiabank Giller Prize winner during an hour-long #GillerWinner Twitter chat.

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