Commission for a Woman Writer of Colour

Monday, August 9, 2021 - 00:00 to 23:59
Thanks to a recent generous donation, Writers Victoria is offering a Woman of Colour based in Victoria a paid commission for a new piece of work to be published in The Victorian Writer magazine (to the value of $200).
Submissions must align with our upcoming theme:
  • December-February: Transformation
To apply, you can submit short stories, poems, creative non-fiction, or non-fiction works up to 1600 words. (800-1200 words are preferred.) 150-word pitches for non-fiction will also be considered, but please note that the full non-fiction piece being pitched will need to be 800 to 1600 words.
To submit your application, please upload it to this online form by 5pm on Monday 9 August 2021 . 
Your submission should include:
  • A 25-word bio.
  • A short statement about the piece.
  • Your piece in full or pitch (full pieces are preferred).
If you have any questions, please contact