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Nominations are now open for Australia’s largest and most important award for business literature — the Ashurst Business Literature Prize.
The prestigious $30,000 award was established in 2004 by law firm Ashurst (formerly Blake Dawson) and the State Library of NSW to encourage the highest possible standards of literary commentary on Australian business and financial affairs.
The subjects covered by the prize have ranged from Australian corporate and commercial literature and histories through to accounts and analyses of corporate affairs and biographies of business men and women. Books eligible for nomination must have been first published and commercially available in Australia from 2 September 2011 to 31 August 2012.
Nominations close: Friday 26 October 2012. Application forms and guidelines can be downloaded at www.sl.nsw.gov.au/awards.
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