How to enter

1.  Read our FAQ page to determine eligibility

2.  Complete the entry form

3.  Submit your work

For hard copy book submissions:

Send a copy of your entry form email confirmation page, 5 copies of the publication, and $50 submission fee, if paying by check (payable to Stanford University) rather than credit card to:

Administrator of the Saroyan Prize
Stanford Libraries
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6004

For e-book submissions:

Email your entry form confirmation page along with a PDF file of your book (if you did not upload it via the entry form) to

If you did not pay by credit card, you may mail the $50 entry fee, with a copy of the confirmation page, to the address above.