2015 Northern Territory Literary Awards


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Presenter:  NT Department of Arts and Museums

Date: Jul 30, 2015

Time: 5:30pm

Contact person:  Northern Territory Library
T: +61 8 8999 7177
E: ntl.info@nt.gov.au

Location:  Northern territory Library, Parliament House

The Awards offer Northern Territory residents the opportunity to win generous cash prizes and gain valuable exposure for themselves and their literary works.

Entries are now closed for the 2015 Awards.

Shortlisted entries will be announced in July and winners will be announced at the Awards ceremony on Thursday 30th July 2015.

The decision of the judges is final and no feedback from judges will be provided to entrants.

The 2015 Northern Territory Literary Award categories are:

ZipPrint Short Story Award
An original work of short fiction (3000 word limit).

NT Writers' Centre Poetry Award
A single poem (Maximum 3 entries per person, 300 line limit).

Charles Darwin University Travel Short Story Award
A short story about travel or travelling (3000 word limit).

Charles Darwin University Essay Award
A researched and referenced academic essay (3000 word limit).

Kath Manzie Youth Award 
An original work of short fiction or a single poem by a person aged 12-18 as of 1 January 2015 (maximum 3 poetry entries per person, 300 line limit for poetry, 3000 word limit for short story).

Browns Mart Theatre Award
A play or other performance script.

Southern Cross Television Flash Fiction Award
A blog post, fan fiction, short story, fictional diary entry or fictional letter (maximum 3 entries per person, 500 word limit).

RSVP guest numbers by Wednesday 22 July 2015

Email: libraryevents.doam@nt.gov.au