Prizes and Awards

The TLS-Risa Domb/Porjes Prize

The TLS-Risa Domb/Porjes Prize of £2,000 has been awarded triennially since 1998 and recognises the English translation of a full-length Hebrew book, fiction or non-fiction, of general interest and literary merit.

The 2022 TLS-Risa Domb/Porjes Prize is now open for submissions.

The Genesis Jewish Book Week Emerging Writers' Programme

The Genesis Jewish Book Week Emerging Writers’ programme offers mentorship, seminars, peer support and bursaries to ten emerging writers working in poetry, fiction and non-fiction.

The Jewish Children’s Book Awards for Writing and Illustration

Green Bean Books and Jewish Book Week are pleased to announce second annual prizes for children’s authors and illustrators living in Europe and the UK. The awards have been established to discover inspiring and relevant stories for young children based on Jewish history, values and traditions.

The 2022 Prize was won by Sharon Spitz and Carol Isaacs. The 2023 Prize is now open for submissions.