Dorothy Hewett Award in Motion
Submissions are now open for the 2016 Dorothy Hewett Award for an unpublished manuscript, a multi-genre award supported by the Copyright Agency Cultural Fund, which celebrates West Australian talent and provides financial support to a writer furthering their professional writing career.
The winner will receive $10,000 and an offer of a publishing contract with UWA Publishing. A highly commended writer will receive $1,000 and an offer of publication.
Chosen by UWAP director Terri-Ann White, poet Lucy Dougan and critic James Ley, the winner will be announced at the 2017 Perth Writers Festival. Entries close on August 1st. The shortlist will be announced on November 30th. For more information, guidelines and to enter, see http://uwap.uwa.edu.au/pages/
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