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Hachette Australia Manuscript Development Program, delivered by QWC

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The 2017 QWC/Hachette Australia Manuscript Development Program will open for submissions on Monday 3 July and close on Monday 14 August 2017.

Launched in 2008, this program is a creative and professional skills development intensive that helps emerging Australian writers to refine an existing manuscript. Up to 10 writers are selected through a competitive submission process to take part in a four-day retreat program, during which they receive feedback on their manuscripts and workshopping opportunities with Hachette Australia publishers, editors and authors, undertake specialised training in establishing a writing career, and take part in networking events with industry leaders.

Entry is $55 for the public.

Entry is $50 for QWC members and members of any of the following Australian State Writers Centres:

  • ACT Writers Centre
  • NSW Writers’ Centre
  • NT Writers’ Centre
  • South Australian Writers Centre
  • Tasmanian Writers’ Centre
  • Writers Victoria
  • Writing WA

For full terms and conditions, please visit the Queensland Writers Centre website here.

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