THE $10,000 TEXT PRIZE FOR YOUNG ADULT AND CHILDREN’S WRITING
The Text Prize for Young Adult and Children’s Writing is an annual $10,000 prize awarded to an outstanding unpublished manuscript. Awarded each year since 2008, it aims to discover incredible new books for young readers by Australian and New Zealand writers.
Published and unpublished writers of all ages are eligible to enter with works of fiction or non-fiction.
SUBMISSIONS OPEN: Monday 7 Jan 2019
SUBMISSIONS CLOSE: Friday 8 Feb 2019
The winner will be announced in May 2019 and will receive a publishing contract with Text and a $10,000 advance against royalties.
FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO
DOWNLOAD THE 2018 ENTRY FORM,
GO TO TEXTPUBLISHING.COM.AU/TEXTPRIZE