Prize Information

The Sheikh Zayed Book Award comprises a total monetary prize value of seven million UAE dirhams, presented as follows:

  1. 750,000 UAE dirhams granted to the winner in each of the Award’s eight categories. 
  2. The “Cultural Personality of the Year” winner receives a prize of one million UAE dirhams.
  3. A gold medal bearing the Sheikh Zayed Book Award logo as well as a certificate of merit for winners across the Award’s nine categories.