OPPORTUNITY

Sky Arts RSL Writers Awards

Deadline: 31 July 2022

Find Out More: https://rsliterature.org/award/sky-arts-rsl-writers-awards/

Opportunity from: Royal Society of Literature

Contact: liam@newwritingsouth.com

Details:

Launched in 2021 in partnership with Sky Arts, the Sky Arts RSL Writers Awards celebrate and nurture British writers of colour at the beginnings of their careers. Five winners will receive ten mentoring sessions over the course of 12 months with an RSL Fellow writing in their form, as well as two sessions with Awards Ambassador Bernardine Evaristo. Mentors for the second year of the Awards: Inua Ellams, Jay Bernard, Nadifa Mohamed, Vinay Patel and Nikesh Shukla.

Submissions for the 2022 Sky Arts RSL Writers Awards are open until 31 July 2022. Full eligibility criteria and guidelines are available here: https://rsliterature.org/award/sky-arts-rsl-writers-awards/