International Awards - Literature

#Award/First AwardedAwarded byGiven toRemarks
1.Man Booker Prize/1969Man Group, U.K.Best original English novelFormerly known as Booker–McConnell Prize.
2.Man Booker International Prize/2005Man Group, U.K.To an author for work in EnglishWas awarded once in 2 years till 2015. Annually since 2016.
3.DSC Prize for South Asian Literature/2011DSC limited, IndiaTo writers for their work on South Asia themes.The prize is sponsored by Surina Narula & Manhad Narula
4.Bretty Trask Award/1984Society of Authors, U.K.First novels of authors below 35 years of ageNamed after the author of 30 romance novels.
5.Women's Prize for Fiction/1996Women's Prize Trust, U.K.Excellence in writing by womenKnown as Orange Prize for Fiction (1996-2012) and the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction (2014-2017)
6.Caine Prize/2011The Caine Prize (company), U.K.Best short story by an African writerNamed after Sir Michael Harris Caine, former Chairman of Booker Group plc. The award is sometimes referred to as the "African Booker".
7.Windham-Campbell Prize/2013Yale University, U.S.A.English language writers from anywhere in the worldThe award is administered by Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library of the Yale University Library in New Haven, Connecticut.