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CLNZ New Writers’ Award

By May 11, 2016No Comments

CLNZ writers awardCLNZ has launched a new $25,000 Writers’ Award, offered to writers of a wide range of non-fiction genre, including writers of educational material. The Award enables the successful applicant to devote time to a specific writing project.


We encourage non-fiction writers from all genres to consider applying for this new award. Applicants must be New Zealand citizens or permanent residents and writers of proven merit. Applicants must submit details of a planned project to a selection panel and applications must be received by 4.00pm on Thursday 23 June 2016.

The winner of this year’s award will be announced at the New Zealand Society of Author’s National Writers Forum to be held in Auckland on 17th and 18th September 2016.

Full application details for the 2016 CLNZ Writers’ Award are available on their website or call 0800 480 271 for more information.

Don’t miss your opportunity to embark on that project you know is waiting for you!