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The ASA/HQ Commercial Fiction Prize

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The ASA and HQ are delighted to announce The ASA/HQ Commercial Fiction Prize.

The ASA/HQ Commercial Fiction Prize celebrates storytelling by championing vibrant writing that entertains, enlightens and provokes lively water-cooler conversations.

The prize is for an unpublished manuscript and the winner will receive a publishing contract with HQ, a division of HarperCollins Publishers, and a $10,000 advance against royalties.

The runner-up will receive a prize worth $3,000 from Leading Hand Design, of 20 hours free consultation towards a comprehensive audit of your online presence and a new website.

Entry fees:

  • ASA Members First submission free. $30 for any subsequent submissions. Eligible to join the ASAHQ closed Facebook community.
  • Non ASA Members $65 per submission and no access to the closed ASAHQ Facebook community.
  • Non-ASA Members Concessions (with valid student or seniors ID) $50 per submission and no access to the closed ASAHQ Facebook community.

Entries close Friday 1 November 2019.

For more information about the Prize and how to enter, please visit the ASA website.

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