The Children's Book Council of Australia NSW Branch Inc is proud to announce the 2017 Aspiring Writers Mentorship Program is now open to all Australian citizens residing in Australia. The mentorship is sponsored by HarperCollins Children’s Books Australia.
The winner of the 2017 Aspiring Writers Mentorship Program receives the Charlotte Waring Barton Award and a comprehensive mentorship which includes:
- 2 x 3-hour guidance sessions with an established HarperCollins author.
- 1 x 1-hour session with a HarperCollins editor.
- 1 x 1-hour session with a publishing expert in HarperCollins Marketing Communications Manager.
- 1 x 1-hour session with a HarperCollins publisher.
If the winner resides outside of Sydney, HarperCollins reserves the right to conduct all sessions via Skype.
Entry fee per Manuscript for CBCA Members $45.00 / Cost per Manuscript for Non Members $55.00
Closing date for manuscripts is 31 July 2017.
For competition guidelines and entry form, visit the link here.