$10,000 + $2,000 for a mentor
Writing Australia offers the chance for unpublished authors to submit to:
‘The Unpublished Manuscript Award, one of Writing Australia’s flagship programs, is designed to support writers on their journey to publication.
The $10,000 cash prize and $2,000 mentorship will aid in the development of the next stage of a literary fiction or genre fiction manuscript. It will be awarded to the work that shows the greatest promise and is likely to benefit most from this opportunity.
The Award is open to any novel-length work of adult fiction.’
Time to polish your manuscript and submit!
(Competition closes Friday, 26, October, 2012, 5pm AEST.