Northern Writers Award

Deadline date - 18th February 2021

There are a number of available awards, which you can find listed on the Northern Writers Award site.

  • The winners of the 2021 Northern Writers’ Awards will be announced during the week of 21 June 2021. The 2021 announcement may take place virtually. They expect winners to participate in the announcements as fully as possible.
  • Some winners will be invited to take part in professional-development sessions with independent publisher Oneworld and the Madeleine Milburn Agency, and receive a special development session from the Society of Authors. These events may take place virtually.
  • Fiction winners will be invited to New Writing North’s Pitching Workshop and Talent Party, should it be possible to host these events in 2021. Further information will be shared with the winners on receipt of their awards.
  • All successful and unsuccessful applicants will hear by 8 June 2021.