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Zayed Book Award


2380 Abu Dhabi

United Arab Emirates
Phone: + 971 2 6576286





The Sheikh Zayed Book Award is a major literary award in the Arab World. Awarded annually to the best books in literature, translation, art and humanities.


  • Submission Instructions/Form

  • View Past Winners

  • Submission Deadline: Oct 31, 2017

  • First Prize: Cultural Personality of the Year receives a prize of one million UAE Dirhams

  • Other: Winners in all other categories receive 750,000 UAE Dirhams each

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