Deborah Rogers Foundation Writers Award
Deadline July 1 (must be received by this date), formerly October 31. Highly recommended free contest awards 10,000 pounds for a fiction or nonfiction work-in-progress by a resident of the British Commonwealth or Eire who has no previous published or self-published books of prose. Longlisted authors will be offered an editorial consultation with an agent. Entries may be children's, middle-grade, YA, or adult literature. No picture books or graphic novels. Submit an excerpt of 15,000-20,000 words, along with a synopsis and a short biographical note, via the sponsor's online form. Contest honors the influential literary agent Deborah Rogers (1938-2014), co-founder of Rogers Coleridge & White agency.
Published: June 2, 2021