Key dates

Competition dates


Submissions open:

7 November 2022


Submissions closed:

9 January 2023


Longlist announced:

27 February 2023 TBC


Shortlist announced:

11 April 2023 TBC


Winners announced:

27 June 2023 TBC

Note: mentoring will start in June 2023, and will consist of a block of Zoom consultations. Exact dates to be confirmed with mentors and selected writers.