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
This award opens for applications in June
CLNZ/NZSA Research Grants
Opens for applications in June
NZSA Lilian Ida Smith Award
Opens for applications in July 2017
NZSA Auckland Museum Research Grants
The 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
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
NZSA Janet Frame Memorial Award for Literature
The 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.