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The Australian/Vogel's Literary Award

The Award that has launched the careers of over a hundred Australian authors.

Writers

Opportunity Details

Closing Date

May 31, 2022

Location

Australia

Artform

Writing and Publishing

The Award that has launched the careers of over a hundred Australian authors
Offering prize money of $20,000 plus publication by Allen & Unwin with an advance against royalties

The Australian/Vogel’s Literary Award is one of Australia’s richest and the most prestigious award for an unpublished manuscript by a writer under the age of thirty-five. Offering prize money of $20,000 plus publication by Allen & Unwin with an advance against royalties, The Australian/Vogel’s Literary Award has launched the careers of some of Australia’s most successful writers, including Tim Winton, Kate Grenville, Gillian Mears, Brian Castro, Mandy Sayer and Andrew McGahan.

The Australian/Vogel’s Literary Award-winning authors have gone on to win or be shortlisted for other major awards, such as the Miles Franklin Award, the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize and the Booker Prize.

Entries for the 2023 Award are now open.

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