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Kill Your Darlings Unpublished Manuscript Award

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The KYD (Kill Your Darlings) Award will assist an early-career author in the development of their unpublished manuscript. The award is open to writers of adult fiction and adult non-fiction.

The winner will receive a $5000 cash prize and a mentorship with KYD’s Rebecca Starford (non-fiction) or Hannah Kent (fiction).

Submissions open 9am AEDT Wednesday 1 February 2017.
Submissions close 5pm AEDT Friday 31 March 2017.
The shortlisted entrants will be announced on 1 June 2017.

The winner of the KYD Unpublished Manuscript Award will be announced on 3 July 2017.

Please read the full terms and conditions on their website here.


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