A grand prize of $2,500 is awarded annually. In addition, Eric Hoffer Award winners include various prizes within eighteen all-inclusive categories and separate distinctions for presses. Further honors are given for the Montaigne Medal, the da Vinci Eye, and the First Horizon Award. The Eric Hoffer Award finalists and the grand prize short list are also noted. (See Eric Hoffer Award success stories.) Click on any seal to view current and past winners.

Eric Hoffer Award Winners
Eric Hoffer Award Winners
Eric Grean Prize Short List
Eric Hoffer Grnd Prize Short List
Eric Hoffer Award Finalists
Eric Hoffer Category Finalists
Montaigne Medal Winners
Montaigne Medal Winners
Montiagne Medal Finalists
Montaigne Medal Finalists
da Vinci Eye Winners
da Vinci Eye Winners
da Vinci Eye Finalists
da Vinci Eye Finalists
First Horizon Award Winners
First Horizon Award Winners
First Horizon Award Finalists
First Horizon Award Finalists

2020 Award Announcement Schedule

March 2 - da Vinci Eye Finalists
March 3 - Montaigne Medal Finalists
April 13 - First Horizon Award Finalists
April 20 - da Vinci Eye Winners
April 27 - Montaigne Medal Winners
May 4 - First Horizon Award Winners
May 11 - Eric Hoffer Award Grand Prize Short List
May 18 (approx) - Eric Hoffer Award Results
(includes grand prize, press and category
distinctions, and category finalists)

Sponsors of the Eric Hoffer Book Award

Gold sponsors

The US Review of Books

Bronze sponsors

Kate in the Land of Myths and Legends by JPH Tan

The Paradise Man by Linxhuan Vu

Goodbye Homeboy by Steve Mariotti

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