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There are presently no open calls for submissions.

Northern Territory Literary Awards 2019

Submissions update, Tuesday 30 April 2019, 8:45am: Due to a technical error, submissions have been extended to midnight on Wednesday 1 May 2019. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Submissions update, Monday 29 April 2019, 6:00pm: Please note there has been an unexpected error with our account and we have been unable to accept any submissions online from 5:00pm today. If you are submitting your entry to the 2019 Northern Territory Literary Awards please email with your name and category and attach a word document of your submission by midnight tonight. Thank you for your patience. 

The annual Northern Territory Literary Awards celebrate the unpublished work of Territory writers in a range of categories.   

All writers across the NT, from our Red Centre to the Top End, whether experienced wordsmiths or just starting out, are encouraged to submit their work. Winners receive fantastic cash prizes, as well as free memberships and masterclasses with the Northern Territory Writers’ Centre.

Submissions open: Monday 18 March 2019
Submissions close: Monday 29 April 2019

Visit our website for category details. 

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