Call for submissions: Dave Greber Freelance Writers Awards

Apologies for the copy/paste here, but your web coordinator is busy these days. If time waits for no man, it should wait for women. It doesn’t. The Dave Greber Freelance Writers Book and Magazine Awards for Social Justice Writing are seeking submissions commencing Monday, March 4, 2013. The closing date is Friday, June 14, 2013 at 5 PM…

PWAC awards deadline extension

Short, but sweet. PWAC National has decided to extend the deadline for the three Writing Awards (Features, Short Articles, and the Barbara Novak Award) to a postmark deadline of Thursday, March 15, 2013. Thursday, February 28, had been the previous deadline.  There’s still time! So visit pwac.ca for the description and criteria for each of the awards…

Call for entries: SOGC Journalism Awards

The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada (SOGC) is now accepting submissions for the 2013 Awards for Excellence in Women’s Health Reporting. The $1,000 cash prize recognizes excellence in communicating women’s sexual and reproductive health issues to the public. Categories are Broadcast and Print (which includes pieces published online). Eligible works are those published in a…

National Magazine Awards

We’ve just been informed that the deadline for the National Magazine Awards is approaching – fast! Early-bird deadline (discounted fees) is January 11, with the final deadline January 16, 2013. Click on this link for all the rules, regulations, and categories.

Dave Greber Freelance Writers Awards

This is the last call for submissions to the Dave Greber Freelance Writers Awards! Freelance writers wishing to apply for the book or magazine award can submit their work up until Friday June 15, 2012 at 5 PM PST. This year’s Book Award has been increased to $5000! Visit this link for more information about…

QWF non-fiction mentorship program

Here’s a copy/paste from the latest QWF newsletter… StoryNet Mentorship Program for Non-Fiction Writers Deadline EXTENDED to April 16, 2012 qwf.org/qwf-qahn.html The QWF is accepting applications from English-language writers across Quebec who would like to participate in a new mentorship program designed to encourage new and emerging voices in Canadian literary non-fiction. You must be…