Cast your vote for a finalist in either the Melbourne Prize for Literature 2018, the Best Writing Award 2018 or the new Readings Residency Award 2018. The finalist with the highest number of public votes, tallied at the close of the Federation Square public exhibition at 5pm on November 26, will win the $4,000 Award. The Civic Choice Award, which is proudly sponsored by Hardie Grant Books.
Voters will go into the running to win an overnight stay at the Sofitel Melbourne On Collins — Melbourne’s Hotel for the Arts.
A free exhibition of the 18 finalists in the Melbourne Prize for Literature 2018 and Awards will be on show in The Atrium at Federation Square from November 12 to the 26. A free finalist catalogue will be available at the Federation Square exhibition and online from November 12. Voting for the Civic Choice Award 2018 will close at 5pm on the November 26.
The winner of the Civic Choice Award 2018 will be announced on 30 November on this website.