The Samuel Pepys Award 2023

Date / time: 1 July, 12:00 am















Call for Submissions, deadline – 1 July 2023

The Trustees of the Samuel Pepys Award Trust invite submissions for the eleventh Samuel Pepys Award, to be presented at the annual Pepys Club dinner on Thursday 9 November 2023.

The biennial prize of £2,000 is for a book that, in the opinion of the judges, makes the greatest contribution to the understanding of Samuel Pepys, his times or his contemporaries.

The first Samuel Pepys Award marked the tercentenary of Pepys’s death in 2003 and was won by Claire Tomalin for her biography, Samuel Pepys: The Unequalled Self.

For more information and to enter a submission, please download this Submission Form 

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