The Donner Prize - The Award for the Best Book on Canadian Public Policy

Submission Deadline November 30, 2016

Shortlist Announcement Spring 2017

Winner Announcement & Gala April 2017

The Award for the Best Public Policy Book by a Canadian

The Donner Prize encourages and celebrates excellence in public policy writing by Canadians on topics of great importance to Canadians. The winner will receive $50,000, while each other nominated title receives $7,500.

The jury for the 2016 Donner Prize has been announced, and we are pleased to welcome to the jury this year David A. Dodge, as our new Jury Chair, along with Eva Busza and Peter Nicholson. They will be joined by returning jurors Jean-Marie Dufour and Jennifer Jeffs. Click here to read more on the 2016 Donner Prize Jury.

The call for submissions for the 2016 prize is now open. The deadline for submissions is November 30, 2016.