SUBMISSIONS OPEN: Newcastle Short Story Award
The Newcastle Short Story Award is accepting stories up to 2000 words with an open theme until 5th February 2018.
This year’s judges are Isabelle Li and Ryan O’Neill. The top prizes are sponsored by the Newcastle University, Newcastle Law Society and Westfield. Highly Commended & Commended Awards are sponsored by FogHorn Brewhouse, Maclean’s Booksellers, Elliot Watson Financial Planning and Dymocks Charlestown.
Awards to local entrants are provided by Macquariedale Organic Wines, Peppertree Wines, Tamburlaine Organic Wines and Tulloch Wines.
The top 35 stories are published in the Newcastle Short Story Award anthology and the prize ceremony is held in Newcastle on the eve of the writers festival.
This project is made possible through financial support from Create NSW and Newcastle City Council.