Text Prize for Young Adult & Children’s Writing
Closing Date: 7 February 2020
Entry Fee: Yes
Prizes Offered: Yes
More Information: https://www.textpublishing.com.au/text-prize
Now in its thirteenth year, the $10,000 Text Prize aims to discover incredible new books by exciting authors and is one of the most renowned prizes for young adult and children’s writing in Australia and New Zealand.
Awarded annually to the best manuscript written for young readers, the prize has unearthed extraordinary, multi-award-winning books and launched international publishing careers.
Published and unpublished writers of all ages are eligible to enter with works of fiction or non-fiction.
The winner receives a publishing contract with Text and a $10,000 advance against royalties.