Announcing the 2019 Vine Awards Shortlist

The Koffler Centre of the Arts is proud to announce the shortlist for the 2019 Vine Awards for Canadian Jewish Literature. Winners will be announced on October 23 at an Award Luncheon at the Windsor Arms Hotel, Toronto.

See the Shortlist here.

The Vine Awards honour both the best Canadian Jewish writers and Canadian authors who deal with Jewish subjects in five categories; Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry, History and Children’s/Young Adult literature; each with a prize of $10,000. The 2019 Jury – poet Ayesha Chatterjee, children’s author Melanie J. Fishbane, and author Eric Beck Rubin – reviewed 84 entries.

Read the 2019 Vine Awards Shortlist Press Release here.


2019 Jury Announced

The Koffler Centre of the Arts is thrilled to announce the Jury for the 2019 Vine Awards for Canadian Jewish Literature:  poet Ayesha Chatterjee, children’s author Melanie J. Fishbane, and author Eric Beck Rubin.

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Submissions now closed

Submissions for the 2019 Vine Awards for Canadian Jewish Literature have now closed. Information on how to submit for the 2020 Vine Awards will be posted soon.

Submission Requirements and Entry Form.