The Prize is held every 2 years, in partnership between National Museums Liverpool and the John Moores Liverpool Exhibition Trust. The prize is open to all painters in the UK, and ir remains true to its founding principles: to support artists and to bring to Liverpool the best contemporary painting from across the UK. Works are selected anonymously from an open submission by the independent jury, who also award the main prizes. A first prize of £25,000 will be awarded along with four further prizes, each of £2500. There is a submissions fee of £25.00.
5 October 2011