Home » Calendars » Opportunities and Competitions » Local Word Writing Prize

Local Word Writing Prize

Date: Fri October 6 2023 11:11 am to Sat January 27 2024 5:00 pm

With: Geelong Regional Library Corporation

Geelong Regional Library Corporation (GRLC) and Deakin University (DU) are pleased to once again present the Local Word Writing Prize. 

One entry of up to 3000 words is welcome from emerging and established writers in prose fiction and creative nonfiction.

The winner of the prize will receive:

  • a prize of $2000*
  • a one-hour mentoring session with a Deakin University writing practitioner
  • publication on GRLC’s website and announcement in GRLC’s e-newsletter

Entries close Saturday 27 January 2024, 5pm AEDT.

For more information about the prize and how to enter, visit the Geelong Regional Library Corporation website here.

Scroll to Top