Writing for Children Competition


This award was initiated to discover, encourage, and promote new writers of fiction and non-fiction for young readers. Entry is restricted to writers who are not yet published in book format. There is a cash prize.

Sponsor/Organisme responsable:
Writers' Union of Canada
Address/Adresse: 90 Richmond Street East
Suite 200
Toronto, ON
M5C 1P1

Phone/Téléphone: 416-703-8982
Fax/Télécopieur: 416-504-9090
Jurisdiction/Champ d’application:

Genre/Genre: Juvenile/Jeunesse,

Year/Année Author/Auteur Winning work/Oeuvre primée
1997 Jane Barclay How Cold Was It?
1998 Valerie MacMenemey And the Queen Waved to ME
1999 Wendy Lewis Weewun's Hatch Day
2000 Kuntie Ramdat Balkaran A Pot of Money for Hard Times

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