Entries open for ACT Writing and Publishing Awards 2021

Writing and Publishing Awards close 27 August 2021
June Shenfield Poetry Awards close Sunday 29 August
Marjorie Graber-McInnis Short Story Award close Monday 30 August

The ACT Writing and Publishing awards are designed to recognise, reward and promote ACT region authors whose works have been self-published, or published by a small publisher. The 2021 awards are open to books published in 2020, in the categories of poetry, fiction, nonfiction and children’s books.

A shortlist for the ACT Writing and Publishing Awards will be released later in the year. Winners will be announced at the ACT Writers end-of-year awards evening, public health conditions permitting.

Applications for the Anne Edgeworth Emerging Writer’s  Fellowship this Fellowship open on 30 August 2021.

For full details about awards, deadlines and how to  enter:    https://www.actwriters.org/annual-awards

You can reach ACT Writers by email, phone or on social media. Hours of operation are Thursdays and Fridays from 10am to 4pm.

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