Sponsors: VANCOUVER, B.C. (Sep 28, 2023) – The Dhahan Prize for Punjabi Literature has announced the 2023 finalists for its awards of $45,000 CAD, cumulatively. The Prize promotes Punjabi literature on a global scale by awarding $25,000 CAD
The world's signature prize for Punjabi literature
The Dhahan Prize for Punjabi Literature celebrates the rich culture and transnational heritage of Punjabi literature and language. The prize aims to promote the growth of Punjabi language globally, as well as encourage new, emerging, and established writers working in the two Punjabi scripts, Gurmukhi and Shahmukhi.
One winner prize of $25,000 CAD
Two finalist prizes of $10,000 CAD each
Winner and finalists from out of town receive airfare and accomodation to attend award ceremonies in Vancouver, B.C.