Emerging writers, it’s that time of year again… the Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards!
Follow in the footsteps of literary giants (AKA past winners) Jane Harper, Graeme Simsion and Maxine Beneba Clarke, and submit your fiction manuscript to the Award for an Unpublished Manuscript by an emerging Victorian writer. Your submission may be either a novel or a collection of short stories.
Entries are now open to Victorian residents, and close 5pm AEST Monday 28 September.
Key dates for the 2021 Award
Open for entries – Monday 31 August 2020
Close of entries – Monday 28 September 2020
Shortlist announced – Monday 7 December 2020
Winner announced – Thursday 28 January 2021