Deborah Cass Prize for Writers from Migrant Backgrounds
Closing Date: 16 October 2017
Entry Fee: No
Prizes Offered: Yes
More Information: https://deborahzcass.org
Applicants will provide a writing sample of no more than 3,000 words, which may be a complete work or part of a longer work. The writing may be fiction or non-fiction prose. Applicants must be either born overseas or have at least one parent who was born overseas.
The winner will receive a cash prize of $3,000 plus a three-month mentorship with an established writer. The winning manuscript will be presented to Black Inc. There is also the opportunity for publication of the wining excerpt in Mascara Literary Review.