Calendar for the Prize in 2017
15th of March 2017 – start of nominations for the prize.
31st of July 2017 – closing date for accepting applications.
21st of September 2017 – announcement of the longlist and the start of voting for the audience prize.
1st of October 2017 - start of readers' vote
2nd of November 2017 – announcement of the shortlist and reading finalists’ works at the XI Krasnoyarsk Book Culture Fair (KRYAKK).
5th of February 2017 – talk show with selection and award presentation to the winner, as well as presentation of the audience prize.