Bracken Bower Prize 2019

The Financial Times and McKinsey & Company, organisers of the Business Book of the Year Award, want to encourage young authors to tackle emerging business themes. They hope to unearth new talent and encourage writers to research ideas that could fill future business books of the year.
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Enter the 2019 prize

With a £15,000 award, the competition aims to find the best proposal for a business book

Three writers up for FT and McKinsey’s award for best business book proposal

Aspiring writers ask a panel of industry experts what makes a standout proposal

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Twelve writers compete for the £15,000 award for the best business book proposal by an author aged under 35

An award of £15,000 will go to the best proposal by an author under 35

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