At the Atlantic Book Awards gala last night in Charlottetown, Ni'n na L'nu: The Mi'kmaq of Prince Edward Island (Acorn Press) received two awards. The book, co-written by AJB Johnston and Jesse Francis, was judged the "best Atlantic-published book" in 2013 and also the best non-fiction book on PEI...
Awards & Competitions
The Writers' Union of Canada holds an annual literary award, Danuta Gleed Literary Award, for best first collection of short fiction, and an annual writing competition: Short Prose Competition for Developing Writers. The submission deadlines for the award and competitions remain the same each year.
Please send all submissions to the Toronto office:
600-460 Richmond St. W.,
Toronto, ON M5V 1Y1
Please note that competition results can take up to three months to be announced. Results will be posted on TWUC's website. Submissions will not be returned.
Please note: If the annual deadline for any of the competitions falls on a weekend or holiday, the deadline will roll onto the next business day. Please check indivdual contest webpages for current deadlines.