Gordon Burn Prize

Key facts

Genres / categories

Literary fiction & poetry

Prize money: £5,000

Key dates

Winner(s) announced: 02/10/2017

The Gordon Burn Prize is a partnership between the Gordon Burn Trust, New Writing North, Durham Book Festival and Faber & Faber. The winning writer receives a cheque for £5,000 and is offered the opportunity to undertake a writing retreat of up to three months at Gordon Burn’s cottage in Berwickshire in the Scottish Borders.