Grand Prize Winner (Novel) – Rs 50,000
Winner (Short Stories) – Rs 30,000
First Runner-up (Novel) – Rs 7,500
Second Runner-up (Novel) - Rs 5,000
First Runner-up (Short Stories) – Rs 7,500
Second Runner-up (Short Stories) - Rs 5,000
HarperCollins Publishers India will publish* the winner’s novel subject to editorial approval. The other finalists’ novels may be considered for publishing* as well.
Reader’s Digest will publish* the prize-winning short stories as a special supplement.
The winning authors will also get an opportunity to work closely with our publishing partner/s.
The 10 authors selected for e-Author long list will receive a Rs 1000* gift voucher from Rediff Books.
All participants will receive a Rs 100* gift voucher from Rediff Books.
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