The Fairway National Literary Award is presented annually by Fairway Holdings at the Galle Literary Festival to the author of the best - in the opinion of the judges - eligible novel in Sinhala, Tamil and English languages.
Each shortlisted author receives Rs.100,000.
The winning author receives Rs. 500,000
The prize may not be divided or withheld
* The Fairway National Literary Award 2016 will be open for entries from 10th of April 2016.
* Application can be downloaded at www.fnla.lk
*Entries close on the 30th of June 2016 and should be handedoverorcouriered with 5 copies of the book to “TheFairways”, #100 Buthgamuwa Road, Rajagiriya 10107
* Books must be received by the Fairway Book Award Secretariat no later than 5pm on the 30th of June 2016
* Any novel of fiction published in Sinhala, Tamil or English and published in Sri Lanka and published overseas on Sri Lanka is eligible. Self published books will also be accepted. The books must have a Sri Lankan ISBN number if published in Sri Lanka.
* To be eligible books must be published between May 2015 and May 2016.
* The book must be available for sale in bookshops.
* The decision of the Literary Director as to whether a novel is eligible shall be final and binding. No correspondence will be entered into.
* If you have any questions regarding submissions please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org