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Scribe Nonfiction Prize for Young Writers - now open!

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The Scribe Nonfiction Prize for Young Writers, now in its fourth year, is a unique development award to foster talented writers aged 30 and under writing longform work. Entries between 5,000 and 10,000 words are welcome across all nonfiction genres, including memoir, journalism, essay, and creative nonfiction

The winner receives:

  • a cash prize of $3000
  • an editorial mentorship to develop their work for publication
  • a generous selection of new-release Scribe books tailored to their reading interests.

Longlisted and shortlisted writers also receive a book pack, manuscript assessments from the judging panel, and an invitation to an exclusive craft development masterclass in June.

Entries must be received by 9am (AEST) on Monday 2 May 2016; late entries will not be accepted. Express Media take no responsibility for lost or delayed entries.

To find out more details about the terms & conditions, submission guidelines and how to submit, refer to the Express Media website.


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