Awards | Grants | Fellowships | Hachette Mentorship


When submitting to any of the following awards or fellowships, please format your manuscripts along these guidelines.

Manuscripts should be:

  • Printed on one side of an A4 sheet.
  • Either 1.5 or double spaced with either double space between paragraphs, or indented paragraphs.
  • A wide margin (3cm) at the sides and top (5-6cm).
  • In a legible typeface such as Times New Roman.
  • Pages should be numbered.
  • The title should be included in a footer/header on each page.

 

NZSA Peter and Dianne Beatson Fellowship


pohutukawaAnnual fellowship offering a stipend of $7,000.

This award opens for applications in June 

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CLNZ/NZSA Research Grants


clnzFour research grants valued at $5,000 each.

Opens for applications in June 

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NZSA Lilian Ida Smith Award


home-office-336377_1920 PNG B&WOffered biennially for writers over the age of 35 years and valued at $3,000.

Opens for applications in July 2017

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NZSA Auckland Museum Research Grants


auckland-museumThe grants comprise one National Grant of $4,000 (with 4 weeks funded accommodation at the Michael King Writers Centre in Auckland offered in addition to the stipend) and one Auckland Regional Grant of $2,500 for local writers. The purpose of these grants is to create an opportunity for two writers to utilise the facilities and resources of the Auckland Museum Library in the development of their manuscript.

Opens for applications in August 

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Hachette Mentorship


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Proudly presented by Hachette Australia In partnership with The New Zealand Society of Authors (PEN NZ Inc.)

The Hachette Mentoring Program gives one writer an opportunity to work on a new draft of their completed manuscript under the mentorship of Hachette Publishing Australia.

Opens for applications in October

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NZSA Janet Frame Memorial Award for Literature


janet frameThe was a biennial award for mid-career fiction writers valued at $3,000.
The final Janet Frame Memorial Award for Literature was given out in 2016.

 

 

 

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