Initiativen des Börsenvereins und der Stiftung Buchkultur und Leseförderung des Börsenvereins

Eine Übersicht der Projekt-Webseiten des Börsenvereins des Deutschen Buchhandels und der Stiftung Buchkultur und Leseförderung des Börsenvereins des Deutschen Buchhandels.

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20th German Book Prize: 106 publishers submit 180 novels

106 publishers from Germany, Austria and Switzerland submit novels / Natascha Freundel is appointed speaker of the jury

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CONTENTshift sponsorship programme: Call for startups with business ideas for the book industry

Sponsorship programme brings startups, experts and investors together / Applications from startup founders from both Germany and abroad welcome / Applications accepted until 1 May 2024 / Funding of 10,000 euro for winning startup


German Book Prize 2024: Meet the jury for the 20th-anniversary year

Seven jury members selected / The German Book Prize is being awarded for the 20th time / Publishers may submit titles until 20 March 2024 / Call for submissions at


German Non-Fiction Prize 2022: 130 publishers submit 205 titles

Publishers from Germany, Austria and Switzerland submit non-fiction titles / Tania Martini is appointed jury spokesperson / Awards ceremony to be held on 30 May 2022 at the Humboldt Forum im Berliner Schloss (Humboldt Forum in the Berlin Palace)


Book Market 2021 Achieves Turnover Growth: “Books are crisis-resilient”.

Turnover increase of 3.2 per cent compared to 2020 across central sales channels / Books for children and young adults, fiction and non-fiction all record gains / Physical bookstore business lagging behind due to months of lockdown