2018 KYD Unpublished Manuscript Award: Entries Closing Soon!

posted in Competitions on 13 March, 2018

Entries are now open for the 2018 KYD Unpublished Manuscript Award!

Now in its second year, the KYD Unpublished Manuscript Award was established to support the development of an early-career author, provide them with the opportunity to work with industry professionals, and assist them in creating publishing pathways in the future.

The KYD Unpublished Manuscript Award is open to writers of adult fiction and adult narrative non-fiction, and seeks to support writers in the development of their unpublished manuscripts.

To enter, you must have a current full-year (12 months) KYD Membership at time of submission. 

The winner will receive $5,000 in prize money and a mentorship with KYD’s Rebecca Starford (non-fiction) or Hannah Kent (fiction).

Submissions close 11:59pm (AEDT) Saturday 31 March 2018. Visit the KYD website for more information.