Awards

HWA Dorothy Dunnett Short Story Competition

This award is for unpublished short stories.

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HWA Debut Crown

This award is for the best historical novel by a first-time fiction author of any nationality first published in the UK in English.

HWA Sharpe Books Gold Crown

This award is for the best historical novel first published in the UK in English. We are delighted to have the support of Sharpe Books in celebrating the best of Historical Fiction in the UK.

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 HWA Non Fiction Crown

This award is for the best non-fiction work published in the UK in English.

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Sponsorship

There are still sponsorship opportunities available for these exciting new awards. For details please email Imogen Robertson on chair@historicalwriters.org.