Peter Blazey Fellowship
Deadline August 2 (must be received by this date; don't enter before June 7), formerly August 24. Recommended free contest sponsored by the Australian Centre at the University of Melbourne gives Australian writers a fellowship of approximately A$15,000 and a one-month residency to further a work-in-progress in the nonfiction fields of autobiography, biography, or life writing. Applicant must have a publishing record. Manuscript will not be part of a submission for a higher degree. Prize cannot be used to provide a publishing subsidy. Submit 2-page CV, 1-page synopsis, and 5,000-word writing sample from the manuscript online. Fellowship is named in honor of journalist, author, and gay activist Peter Blazey.
Published: June 5, 2021