The Caine Prize is not supported by an endowment and is a charity that relies on raising funds each year to continue to support its work rewarding the best African writing annually.

To donate from the UK, Europe or Africa.

Please post a cheque made out to “The Caine Prize” to this address:

The Caine Prize for African Writing
The Menier Gallery
Menier Chocolate Factory
51 Southwark Street

Gift Aid

If you are a UK taxpayer and eligible for Gift Aid, which allows us to claim 25% of your donation back from HMRC, please download, print and complete the following form and send it to us with your donation. Click here for the form.

Donating from the USA

US donations can be directed through the Charities Aid Foundation, just click here to download and complete the form.

To reach this page manually go to, click on "give now", click "give a single gift", and then click on "Give to an organization not listed on our Database".

Note that because 'Africa 95 - The Caine Prize' is a UK charity, it won't come up on the main "list" of charities at CAF.  The Caine Prize is a non-listed charity.

The Caine Prize is a registered charity in the UK.  The charity number is: 1039039. To view details of our accounts on the Charity Commission website click here.

Many thanks, we appreciate your support.