Awards & Fellowships

The Western Australian Premier's Book Awards supports, develops and recognises excellence in Western Australian writing.

These Awards are made available by the Western Australian Government and are managed by the State Library of Western Australia.

The Daisy Utemorrah Award for Unpublished Indigenous Junior and YA Fiction is administered by Magabala Books

The Creative Fellowship is open to artists and creative practitioners of any discipline across all contemporary art forms.
A grant for researchers and scholars closing 6 December 2021.
Enables a library professional in Western Australia to undertake study locally or internationally.
The Award recognises a person, a group of people or an organisation that has furthered the cause of library services in Western Australia.

The Award promotes innovation and collaboration in the library sector by any person, library or organisation in Western Australia. 

Find out about notable and prolific WA writers.
Last updated on 12 October 2021